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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Humanitarian stories relating to Cambodia and Pakistan too good to be true

    Posted Jun 06th 2014, 05:27am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com Humanitarian stories too good to be true Memoirs are not to be trusted. They are best read as fiction until proven otherwise. Some made-up stories designed to glorify the author or amuse readers are harmless enough. But others are not so innocent. For many years, Somaly Mam was the global icon against sexual slavery and underage prostitution in Asia, ...

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    Beijing is right on nominating committee

    Posted Dec 06th 2013, 04:30am by Alex Lo

    ... the fiction that they are working within the constitutional framework of the Basic Law. But, if they are honest, they should just say: screw the nominating committee. In that case, they can either ... political order. None of these routes will get anywhere. But maintaining a fiction is no way to fight a battle. Why would Beijing give in when they are right in principle and have the power ...

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    Democracy has no universal standard

    Posted Apr 13th 2013, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... is no more than a nifty trick of language. The UN declaration is a convention, but it is a useful fiction to claim that it is universal. Some conventions are stronger than others, and human rights ...

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    Alliance a recipe for democratic impasse

    Posted Mar 25th 2013, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... direct-election blueprints for the 2017 chief executive race and the 2020 legislature or thereafter is bound to shatter any fiction of unity and divide the camp even further. So the pan-dems are likely ...

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    The Harvard hoax that China fell for

    Posted Dec 01st 2012, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... fictional allocutions. An allocution is a formal address, like Address to the German Nation by philosopher Johann Gottlieb Fichte and Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address. But unlike ...



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