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The protests in Hong Kong are heartbreaking to witness. I recall the gloom that accompanied the handover of sovereignty ceremony in 1997. Prince Charles was there. So was Tony Blair. Only eight years had passed since the communist Chinese government had mowed down an estimated 10,000 democra…

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Our 11-year-old grandson is with us for the week, and we are having the sort of conversations that indicate the learning has just begun — for me.