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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Kevin Lau Chun-to: brutal attack on a well-respected journalist

    Posted Mar 03rd 2014, 03:18am by Alex Lo

    ... interest. This proud tradition was exemplified by Kevin Lau Chun-to, who was until recently its chief editor. That is why the brutal and merciless attack on Lau last week provokes such outrage ... and confused. That a controversy arose earlier over the circumstances of Lau's reassignment within Ming Pao has added to growing concerns about press freedom. Since the attack, some pan-democratic ...

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    The power of social media cannot replace leadership

    Posted Mar 28th 2014, 03:54am by Alex Lo

    ... recent mass protests, from those against national education to those for press freedom after former Ming Pao chief Kevin Lau Chun-to was viciously attacked. I don't underestimate his power ...

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    Those who attack Leung Chun-ying's daughter misunderstand freedom of speech

    Posted Mar 07th 2014, 02:58am by Alex Lo

    ... disagree with you share the same right. The 22-year-old Leung Chai-yan has angered many people by claiming the attack on former Ming Pao chief editor Kevin Lau Chun-to had nothing to do with press ... comments that could be printed in a family newspaper. I happen to believe Lau's attack has very much to do with press freedom and have previously written a column to say so. But I accept ...

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    Robert Chung's Hong Kong polls show pan-democrats are as unpopular as Leung Chun-ying

    Posted Mar 06th 2014, 04:08am by Alex Lo

    ... Give or take one point for a margin of error and he has similar ratings, polled in mid-January, as pan-democrats Emily Lau Wai-hing, Lee Cheuk-yan and Albert Ho Chun-yan. Of the four top-rated lawmakers, none belongs to the pan-democratic camp: Tsang Yok-sing (59.4), Regina Ip Lau Suk-yee (52.7), Michael Tien Puk-sun (52.6) and brother James Tien Pei-chun (52.2). The banana-throwing, ...

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    Unconvincing pitch on country parks

    Posted Feb 12th 2014, 03:25am by Alex Lo

    ... to development. Just this week, former Executive Council member Franklin Lam Fan-keung has suggested parks on Lantau are ripe for development. Lau Ping-cheung, a fellow member of the government-appointed ... the most unpopular minister in the current cabinet. Lam was embroiled in political controversies which made his staying on the Exco impossible. And Lau hardly endeared himself to the public ...

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    Divided pan-dems risk societal rift

    Posted Feb 07th 2014, 03:10am by Alex Lo

    ... While Democratic Party chairwoman Emily Lau Wai-hing and former chairman Albert Ho Chun-yan led a group of supporters to take an oath to join the civil disobedience movement, dozens of members of People Power jeered and booed. A scuffle broke out, in which various objects, including, allegedly, a chair, a balloon and a wet towel- yuck!- were thrown at Ho and Lau. The pair had ...

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    Signs that Hong Kong society is tearing at the seams

    Posted Feb 10th 2014, 02:46am by Alex Lo

    ... Council, Regina Ip Lau Suk-yee and her New People's Party have proven to be unreliable. Even the Heung Yee Kuk- arguably Hong Kong's most powerful special-interest group, its lobbying ...

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    Why Cantonese is a real language in Hong Kong

    Posted Feb 04th 2014, 05:23am by Alex Lo

    ... And lawmaker Regina Ip Lau Suk-yee, what did you write in my newspaper the other day- Cantonese is "a mere dialect"? Go back to school, Ip. The ancient canonical Chinese texts predated ...

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    A rebellious '60s moment of our own

    Posted Nov 21st 2013, 04:21am by Alex Lo

    ... former Central Policy Unit chief Lau Siu-kai argues a recurrent problem of the post-handover government has been its inability to establish the legitimacy of its rule among the public. I would go ...

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    Exco soap opera beats TV

    Posted Nov 13th 2013, 04:17am by Alex Lo

    ... the row over the granting of two, instead of three, TV licences. He was promptly denounced by Executive Council colleagues like Regina Ip Lau Suk-yee. Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying played down ...




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