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  1. Conservatism of biblical proportions

    Posted Nov 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... of conservative, almost fundamentalist, Christians in the top ranks of government, which at least partly accounts for its profound conservatism, love of the status quo and inability to adjust to rapid ...

  2. The rise of laid-back conservatism

    Posted Jun 29th 2005, 12:00am by Barry Hing

    ... about the type of conservatism now prevalent in Australia. The election of John Howard and his centre-right Liberal-National coalition, four times in a row since 1996, has promoted widespread ... Schwarzenegger in California- a laid-back, sun-drenched conservatism. As with conservatives elsewhere, Australians are showing that they support lower taxes, greater personal choice in all areas of life, ...

  3. Conservatism and caution pay off in the long run

    Posted Sep 28th 2008, 12:00am by John Cremer

    ... John Cremer Aberdeen International fund managers Not so long ago, when the Hang Seng Index was in the stratosphere and Wall Street wizards still reigned supreme, any institution extolling the benefits of a conservative investment strategy was likely to in ...

  4. The wrong course for American conservatism

    Posted Nov 10th 2004, 12:00am by Doug Bandow

    ... Bush's victory has killed America's conservative movement. American conservatism grew out of the classical liberal tradition that gave birth to the United States. Republicans emphasised ... of government a form of 'empowerment'. But this is just another name for nanny-state regulation. In international affairs, Mr Bush most dramatically diverged from traditional conservatism ...

  5. Youth swing towards sexual conservatism

    Posted Dec 28th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Scarlett Chiang More are proud of being Chinese but cynicism about government is growing Young Hongkongers are becoming more conservative about sex and marriage and more nationalistic about being Chinese. They also have less trust in the Hong Kong governm ...

  6. News - World - RUSSIA

    Anti-gay violence increases in Russia

    Posted Nov 06th 2012, 12:00am by The Guardian in Moscow

    ... The Guardian in Moscow Activists fear new laws targeting homosexuals are being seen by ultraconservatives as a green light for violent homophobia Gays in fear over 'propaganda' ban Alyona Korolyova thought she had seen everything- the lifting of ...

  7. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Pakistan's secret parties push religious boundaries

    Posted Aug 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Reuters in Islamabad Elite have fun but are forced to tread lightly amid rising conservatism and Taliban threats Pakistan's secret parties out of step with religion Women in short ... and rising conservatism in his songs. But he never goes too far. "I am careful not to give any opinions regarding religion," he said. "I don't want some crazy person chopping off ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Government says there is room for change in how lawmakers are elected

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 06:20am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... and New Territories East. The two seats have about twice as many voters and lawmakers as Kowloon West. Leung was criticised for the conservatism of his report to Beijing, which leaves intact ...

  9. 3rd favourite calls govt

    Posted May 14th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff writer Unelected British Prime Minister Gordon Brown finally admitted defeat this week. After last week's elections there was no clear winner between the big two parties, Labour and the Conservatives. The third favourite, the Liberal Democrats, ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Hong Kong's outdated mindset holding back social progress

    Posted Apr 28th 2014, 08:34pm by Peter Kammerer

    ... Australian community I grew up in are increasingly eye-opening. The deep conservatism that was all around during my childhood and youth is being replaced by a surprising liberal-mindedness. A bank ... or poorly enforced. Conservatism is not bad- but there is something wrong when it prevents a community from being healthy of mind and body. Try to find an openly gay character on Hong Kong ...




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