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Twin Guardians of Hong Kong's Rule of Law

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Speech given at St. Antony's College in Oxford on the Occupy movement in Hong Kong. "The greatest threat to the Rule of Law comes not from citizens who demand for democracy, but from the Government which denies it." More information on this topic: - A Human Rights Defence of Hong Kong's Occupy Central: http://ohrh.law.ox.ac.uk/a-human-rights-defence-of-hong-kongs-occupy-central/ - The Hong Kong Government’s proposed electoral reform violates the Basic Law and the Sino-British Joint Declaration: http://ukconstitutionallaw.org/2014/08/11/mathias-cheung-the-hong-kong-governments-proposed-electoral-reform-violates-the-basic-law-and-the-sino-british-joint-declaration/ -The Violence Must Stop - Abuse of Police Power: http://ohrh.law.ox.ac.uk/the-violence-must-stop-abuse-of-police-power-in-hong-kongs-democracy-protests/ - Hong Kong’s Darkest Hours – 5 human rights violations in 10 days: http://www.uhrsn.org/2014/10/hong-kongs-human-rights-violations/ - Occupy protest has made its mark by lifting Hong Kong out of its apathy: http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1613767/occupy-protest-has-made-its-mark-lifting-hong-kong-out-its