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  1. How to crack the political codes

    Posted Jun 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... in the Legislative Council early last month. They used a strategy called filibustering- or 'pulling clothes' in Cantonese. It is not a common word, but if you want to know more about policies, ... This week, we will take a look at some brain-teasing vocabulary, and frequently-used political strategies. Filibuster It is a political strategy used to delay the passage of legislation. A filibuster ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1004439/how-crack-political-codes
  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Election weary

    Posted Aug 20th 2012, 12:00am by Alice Wu

    ... of it. Our lawmakers managed to make the last month before the legislature's summer recess a top-billing political show. The filibusters sparked more public interest and debate than all ... the filibustering- how little the legislature can actually do. It's turning the tables in local politics. No longer are the masses ready and eager, waiting to be fed the political agendas of politicians ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1018578/election-weary
  3. Letters

    Posted Dec 30th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... features. Reda commissioned the professional study with a view to furthering its own interests and cynics may view this as an attempt to filibuster the government's proposals. Roger Emmerton, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/702364/letters

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