Chief Executive Election 2017 terminology – D-Day

In the first of our election buzzwords, we bring you D-Day:

Chief Executive Election 2017 Terminology – Lesser Evil

“Lesser evil” refers to supporting a less undesirable pro-establishment candidate in the small-circle Chief Executive election.

Comparison of policy platforms of would-be Chief Executive candidates

Where do the four main would-be candidates for the Chief Executive election stand on issues like tax, education and housing?  

Chief Executive Election 2017 Terminology – Conspirary theories

All signs point to Carrie Lam being Beijing's favourite for the Chief Executive's job but one popular theory attests that this is just a smokescreen, and that Xi Jinping's pick is really John Tsang. What are we to make of conspiracy theories at election time?

Chief Executive Election 2017 Terminology – Kingmaker

When pro-democracy candidates won an unprecedented 327 seats on the 1200 member Election Committee,  some commentators started to discuss whether the group - making...