- Hong Kongers have elected a raft of young former pro-democracy protesters to the city's parliament
- Kerry Brown: The people of Hong Kong have sent a message. The authorities can either dismiss that, or try to solve it
Kerry Brown is professor of Chinese Studies and director of the Lau China Institute at King's College, London, and an Associate Fellow of the Asia programme at Chatham House. The opinions expressed in this article belong to the author.
(CNN)The Hong Kong elections for the city's Legislative Council held Sunday -- the parliament for Hong Kong's Special Administrative Region -- were always going to be significant: they are the first to have been held since the anti-Beijing Occupy Central protests that attracted international attention in 2014.