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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Oct 11th 2014, 10:09pm

    ... that satirised the filth, crime and corruption in the city. The work features in A London Year, an anthology of life in the British capital, along with the musings of another writer who had a distaste ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: That's entertainment

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 11:15pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... most of these entertainers were corrupt and amassed wealth and political power. Their glory was short-lived, however. The emperor’s adoptive brother soon rebelled and the emperor was killed. ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: naked ambition

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:31pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... Wee Kek Koon Naked ambition The luo guan, or “naked official”, is a new species in the world of venality in the mainland. These corrupt officials are “naked” not due to their sexual shenanigans, if any, but because their wives and children have emigrated, leaving them home alone. With family members holding foreign nationalities, it’s easier for luo guan to transfer ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: off the record

    Posted Apr 05th 2014, 10:45pm by Jason Wordie

    ... key individuals with past wrongdoing- and lead to prosecutions for corruption. Private archives and corporate-funded "heritage projects" exist in Hong Kong. These have evolved from ... destruction of public records in recent years has also hampered the work of the Independent Commission Against Corruption; if key material doesn't exist (any more), and certain paper trails have ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: More equal than others

    Posted Jan 11th 2014, 10:48pm by Jason Wordie

    ... and that the Independent Commission Against Corruption firmly prosecutes those cases that do arise. Nevertheless, public perceptions of widespread, top-level corruption have increased. When the Prevention ... significantly modified to accommodate their interests. Certain categories of public official have been conveniently excluded from anti-corruption provisions. Hong Kong's chief executive, ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: David Tod Roy

    Posted Mar 29th 2014, 10:12pm by RONG XIAOQING

    ... by it and convinced that its reputation as a work of pornography was misleading. It describes the clothing women wear, the food people eat, the varieties of corruption in which they engaged and the way ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Feb 15th 2014, 10:59pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... puritanism in piazzas in Florence, where Botticelli would go to listen to denunciations of corruption and prophecies of apocalypse. The friar called for the burning of all ungodly works of art, ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Rant: Tailor trashed

    Posted Jan 11th 2014, 10:48pm by Kenny Hodgart

    ... it is the brilliant, important satire Feng avers and will be lauded by posterity for poking fun at corrupt authorities and the superficiality of modern Chinese society (the plot, it seems, touches on official ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: The hoard instinct

    Posted Dec 14th 2013, 10:27pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... Wee Kek Koon Wee Kek Koon The hoard instinct Hongkongers should be proud that despite the exalted position of former chief secretary Rafael Hui Si-yan, who was recently made bankrupt, he has not been spared the ignominy of public court appearances for his alleged corruption in office. Whether that's the much-vaunted rule of law at work or he is the victim of a political ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: Work to rule

    Posted Oct 13th 2013, 12:00am by Wee Kek Koon

    ... notes on the sexual merits of the men they shared. It was gender equality at a sordid level, for both men and women were- and, I believe, still are- equally susceptible to the corrupting ...




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