Now the DAB lost, HK's dissatisfaction with the satisfaction means...the trajectory towards greater centralised control is necessary.
Logic is not the author's strong suit!
Propaganda pieces disguised as opinion never require logic when directed only at willing dupes.
I don’t think autonomy ever means “you can choose whatever you like, as long as you choose the one I like, then you can’t have the luxury of choosing”. That’s a pretty strong indicator you didn’t have autonomy to begin with, and why people have rejected “fake democracy”.
People don’t reason very far when their instincts align with “‘might is right”.