Commentary

2017 Commemorating an Anti-Authoritarian Provocateur: Reflections on Wang Xiaobo (1952-1997), Blog of the Los Angeles Review of Books, 11 April 2017.

2016 “Resisting dissolution: the stalemate between Hong Kong civil society and China’s central government,” Open Democracy, 2 December 2016.

2016 “Debating the Memory of the Cultural Revolution in China Today”, Modern Chinese Literature and Culture, 8 August 2016.

2015 “One year after Occupy, political alienation of the young still the major challenge for democrats”, Hong Kong Free Press, 2 October 2015.

2015 “Legalistic and Utopian. Hong Kong’s Umbrella Movement”, New Left Review, vol. 92, March-April 2015, pp. 55-73. http://newleftreview.org/II/92/sebastian-veg-legalistic-and-utopian.

2014 “Un mouvement étudiant à la fois légaliste et utopiste”, Le Monde, 4 octobre 2014, p. 17.

2014 “China’s Political Spectrum under Xi Jinping”, The Diplomat, 11 August 2014.

2013 “Hong Kong’s enduring Identity Crisis”, The Atlantic, 16 October 2013.

2013 “Over Eighteen: China’s political spectrum today”, The China Story, 15 January 2013.

2012 “Hong Kong’s Institutions in an Electoral Year: the Coming End of ‘One Country, Two Systems’?”, CEFC, 7 October 2012..

2012 “Hong Kong Identity and Democratic Values”, The China Beat, 20 March 2012.

2012 “The Taiwan Elections in Historical Perspective”, The China Beat, 21 February 2012.

2011 “1911: the Failed Institutional Revolution”, The China Beat, 10 October 2011.