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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    City scope: driven to abstraction

    Posted Mar 29th 2014, 10:12pm by JOHAN NYLANDER

    ... in the background. But what looks like a Swedish dream is, in reality, a Chinese nightmare, says activist group Supporting Human Rights in China (SHRC). Since China's Zhejiang Geely Holding Group bought ... for the Falun Gong movement, which, she said, is "just as tyrannical top down as China's Communist Party". Others argue that taking Swedishness to China is a way of getting Beijing ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Power play: China and India jostle for influence in Nepal

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:32pm by DINAH GARDNER

    ... on orders from Beijing, say human rights organisations. To slip past the police some families have spent the night at the settlement; others set off before dawn or squeezed themselves onto public ... lazily patrol the entrance, but do not disturb the event itself. The roadblock seems to have been set up simply to limit the size of the party. In April, a Human Rights Watch report, Under ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Courting the dragon: How Scotland is seeking to woo China

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 10:51pm

    ... with China and against which success will be measured”, the paper states. “Securing Sustainable Economic Growth”, “Respect for Human Rights and the Rule of Law”, “Understanding of Culture” ... guiding principles? Especially, how will it uphold “Respect for Human Rights and the Rule of Law” during its dealings with China? While there might be a meeting of minds between Beijing ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Nov 15th 2014, 08:48pm

    ... Olivia Rosenman Olivia Rosenman Wei Jingsheng, the Chinese human rights activist, was released from jail on this day in 1997 and promptly deported to the United States on medical parole, never to return to China. His controversial essay, “Fifth Modernisation”, posted on Beijing’s “Democracy Wall” – a street that became politically significant in 1978 – saw him convicted ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine


    Posted Feb 17th 2013, 12:00am

    ... laureate Liu Xiaobo. “Liu got 11 years [4,018 days] for the Charter 08 manifesto he drafted to call for improvement in human rights in China. Someone did a word count on the manifesto; ... rights, put him behind bars, shamed him with unfounded accusations, ruined his reputation, alienated him and condemned him, yet Ching forgave China but not its government. I can’t do that. I am ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Jun 08th 2014, 12:58am

    ... no loyalty. Gere chairs the International Campaign for Tibet, which promotes human rights for Tibetan people, and is outspoken in his criticism of the central government. But Gere has steered clear ... patriotism, social idealism and virtue were lauded as symbols in the charge against conservatism and restorative forces, led by Zhou Enlai … The inaugural premier of the People’s Republic of China held ...

  7. Magazines - 48hrs - ARTS

    Arts preview: Cui Xinming's Journey to the East investigates the modern era

    Posted Oct 15th 2014, 10:31pm by Vanessa Yung

    ... people place on demigods in China. "When there is no righteousness, people tend to dream up heroic figures, often with supernatural powers. They hope that they will set things right ... that vivid colours are often used to depict god and worshipping, so he uses these in his work. Meanwhile, the faceless humans he depicts suggests they are submissive. The exhibition's title, ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: Spitting images

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 09:10am by Jason Wordie

    ... Chinese from their cross-border brethren than any other attribute. This social marker illustrates profound social differences between citizens here and in the rest of China, and signals very ... a scourge of humanity for millennia, was eventually brought under control. By 1938, two-fifths of all Hong Kong deaths were still attributable to tuberculosis, bronchitis and pneumonia, all of which ...

  9. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Peter Chan's film Dearest is based on a true story of child abduction

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 11:04pm by James Mottram

    ... of Hollywood movies, it is grounded in truth. Human trafficking is a huge problem in China, where boys are seen as a valuable trading commodity. "Mainly they're bought by affluent rural ... had its world premiere. In the intervening years, Chan has proved that Variety prediction correct. Last year, his American Dreams in China was one of the 10 highest grossing films of the year ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Oct 04th 2014, 10:09pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... Canadian citizenship, for her "courageous" fight for human rights. The other five are Swedish diplomat Raoul Wallenberg, the Dalai Lama, Aung San Suu Kyi, humanitarian the Aga Khan and, ... Olivia Rosenman Olivia Rosenman Frederick Lugard (right), a British soldier and mercenary famed for his exploration of Africa, also did a stint in Hong Kong, serving as governor ...




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