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6. I wish the US would recruit HK residents
Wed Jul 1, 2020, 10:11 AM
Jul 2020

The US needs productive young workers and Hong Kong has a huge number of them. Trump is hurting our economic future by blocking immigrants.

I think that's great BeyondGeography Jul 2020 #1
We should be doing the same!! Thekaspervote Jul 2020 #2
If I was younger, I'd leap at the opportunity to become a UK citizen. NurseJackie Jul 2020 #25
That might resonate through the old colonies and much of Asia. empedocles Jul 2020 #3
Wow...actually a decent gesture from PM Johnson Glorfindel Jul 2020 #4
Does PM Johnson Dan Jul 2020 #5
I wish the US would recruit HK residents Cicada Jul 2020 #6
When this pandemic is over the US will just need people. iemitsu Jul 2020 #8
We will improve soon, once the Republican Party dies as a national party. Cicada Jul 2020 #12
One can hope. iemitsu Jul 2020 #13
China agreed to "One Country, Two Systems" for 50 years. mwooldri Jul 2020 #7
Nothing the British can do at this point. Whose to hold the Chinese accountable? No one onetexan Jul 2020 #17
Some people are posting we should do the same. marie999 Jul 2020 #9
Yup. nt Karma13612 Jul 2020 #11
The west coast tech industries need educated young people. roamer65 Jul 2020 #15
Because in America you have a better standard Steelrolled Jul 2020 #18
I agree that they want to come here. marie999 Jul 2020 #22
You might be right, especially from HK Steelrolled Jul 2020 #23
If I was brilliant and into tech or medicine, I would probably want to come here. marie999 Jul 2020 #24
I wonder how long before China simply closes the border Karma13612 Jul 2020 #10
That would make the 1980 Mariel boat lift look like small picnic. roamer65 Jul 2020 #16
Within five years, China won't need a border with Hong Kong. roamer65 Jul 2020 #14
The Chinese now have a massive bridge from the mainland to HK onetexan Jul 2020 #19
Many Hong Kongers will move into the mainland. roamer65 Jul 2020 #20
Warning to Taiwan. roamer65 Jul 2020 #21
And they will bring their money and talent with them. Grins Jul 2020 #26
Yea, I was thinking the same thing Karma13612 Jul 2020 #27
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