Melissa Chen

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Farewell, dear Hong Kong

6 July 2020 1:05 pm

There was no way to know that the last trip I took to Hong Kong just a few years ago…

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Don’t compare America’s riots to Hong Kong

6 June 2020 12:13 am

As soon as the unrest began in Minneapolis, the inevitable comparisons with Hong Kong began. We saw throngs of masked…

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Is Joe Biden really a sure thing?

5 March 2020 1:15 am

How quickly the campaigns of Tom Steyer, Pete Buttigieg and Amy Klobuchar — all billed as moderates — have assimilated…

Why the #NeverBernie efforts fell flat in South Carolina

26 February 2020 11:56 pm

Last night, as expected, Bernie Sanders’s status as the front-runner invited a pile-on of attacks from the other candidates for…