Hong Kong localist party Civic Passion disbands, pointing to ‘lack of political options’

The radical Civic Passion political party known for advocating Hong Kong localism disbanded on Friday following the unseating of its chairman from the Legislative Council last week and the resignations of two district councillors.Chairman Cheng Chung-tai said the decision was taken as the organisation faced “a reality devoid of any political way out”.“It is despite the fact that we have gained the support from many people who share our beliefs,” he said in a Facebook post.Cheng said district…