Editorial : Amendment controversy risks dividing society again

【明報專訊】THE controversy over the amendment of the Fugitive Offenders Ordinance is such that all sides are unwilling to budge an inch. It has even escalated into part of the rivalry between two powers — China and the US. As the Hong Kong government has decided to table the bill directly to the assembly, it now seems inevitable that our society will be embroiled into one head‑on confrontation after another. Our society is in danger of another great divide.