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  1. Beijing's crackdown on dissent will backfire

    Posted Jun 29th 2009, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... dissent. In 2005, human rights lawyer Gao Zhisheng was arrested after he wrote several open letters calling on state leaders to stop suppressing freedom of religion. Gao was convicted of inciting ...

  2. Unhealed wounds

    Posted May 25th 2009, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... Chris Yeung On the night of June 3, while sitting in the courtyard with my family, I heard intense gunfire. A tragedy to shock the world had not been averted, and was happening after all.' This is how the late Communist Party general secretary Zhao Z ...

  3. Brickbats and bouquets for ex-security chief

    Posted Jul 27th 2003, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... of the legislative proposals as misunderstanding about the bill and lack of trust towards the government. Obsessed with her conviction that the legislative proposals would not erode rights and liberties ...

  4. Quality counts

    Posted Aug 04th 2003, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... questions following the July 1 protest march. If Mr Tung was far from accommodating in his dealings with staunch opponents and media sceptics, it was because of his conviction that it did not matter ...

  5. Prison vote debate unlocks deeper issues

    Posted Feb 11th 2009, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... will it be done? On Monday, the government outlined various proposals for public consultation. Option one is to remove the existing ban, although restrictions for those convicted of election-related ... and the importance of re- integrating ex-convicts into society. Not surprisingly, different societies have different arrangements. Even western democracies have widely varying approaches that all seek ...

  6. Drama that can teach us a lot about character

    Posted May 01st 2005, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... of seeking justice. Justice proves to be costly, however, as she becomes enmeshed in a web of conflicts. Against all odds, her perseverance, persistence and conviction about what she believes ... persistence and conviction has transcended the barriers of self. Regardless of one's own likes and dislikes, Jang Geum is adamant a cook must not turn his or her food into a tool that endangers ...

  7. No room for violence in city's politics

    Posted May 31st 2009, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... Although the assailants were convicted, the presiding judge expressed his belief that the mastermind behind the attack was still at large. As Hong Kong moves towards universal suffrage ...

  8. Jailing activist shows contempt for rights

    Posted Apr 06th 2008, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... gestures, to show their disapproval. The outcry last week over Hu's conviction and imprisonment, and lingering tension over Tibet , should prompt an urgent rethink by Beijing. It needs to take ...

  9. Lest we forget, on saddest day of the year

    Posted Jun 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... Although people may be less passionate today about the 1989 democracy movement, their convictions and beliefs about the core values of society run deep. Those feelings will drive many people ...

  10. A free China perhaps not a pipe dream

    Posted Apr 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... still leaves much to be desired. Yesterday's second anniversary of the jailing of Hong Kong journalist Ching Cheong- who was convicted of spying charges he repeatedly denied- is a case ...




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