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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Rant: lack of security for old guard

    Posted Sep 16th 2012, 12:00am by PETER

    ... be of much use. But then I think of his situation and my temper dies down. Uncle Fook didn't get a good education, so never made much money. He was never married and has no children. When he ...

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    Then & now: pride and prejudice

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 11:18pm by Jason Wordie

    ... campaigning by Christian bigots merely delays (but cannot stop) social progress, any more than their theologically validated justifications for the suppression of women, indigenous colonised ...

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    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 ...

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    Reflections: blood vassals

    Posted Mar 22nd 2014, 11:19pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... the princess for the many women she introduced into the imperial harem. Not one to take an insult lightly, Princess Guantao along with Consort Wang, another of the emperor's concubines, began ...

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    Rant: rock the vote

    Posted Mar 01st 2014, 11:13pm by Kenny Hodgart

    ... Kenny Hodgart Kenny Hodgart Rock the vote "Neat little ejaculations of like apparent power." That is how British comedian Russell Brand- a man much loved by women with low self-esteem who delight in the haphazard use of words such as "paradigm" and "hegemony"- last year referred to the act of voting. Brand was urging people not to vote- "it just ...

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    My life: Janet Hsieh

    Posted Mar 01st 2014, 11:13pm by David Frazier

    ... and I don't mean just a little taste; I would really shove food into my mouth. Other women on TV had stylists and were more careful about what they did, but I was just a tomboy. I wanted more physical challenges. I did whatever, and I loved it. MORE THAN SKIN DEEP I think it's fantastic that women are trying to be more independent and trying to explore things on their own. When I say ...

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    Then & now: forked tongues

    Posted Mar 01st 2014, 11:13pm by Jason Wordie

    ... people self-consciously cut adrift from their own culture yet not really part of the world they seek to emulate. Generations of Hong Kong "mimic men"- and women- were disparagingly ...

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    Reflections: assassin's creed

    Posted Feb 15th 2014, 10:59pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... slept. The attempt was a curious one because the assassins- two consorts of the emperor and 16 palace maids- never made their motive clear. The women tried to strangle the emperor with a rope but in the melee it got entangled and would not tighten. Someone informed the empress, who rushed into the bedchamber and was punched by one of the servant women. Eventually the maids were overpowered ...

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    My life: Olga Murray

    Posted Feb 08th 2014, 10:46pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... R ARE BIRD When I went to law school, in 1951, there were very few women in my class and when I passed the bar exam, in 1954, in northern California, (only) six women were sworn into the bar. Six women out of thousands who had taken the exam; it was in the newspapers! I didn't find it difficult (to find a job as a woman), but everybody else did. I actually got the first job ...

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    Reflections: alias resurrection

    Posted Jan 25th 2014, 11:11pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... aliases on top of one's given name at birth was de rigueur among the Chinese for more than 2,000 years. Usually, men and women acquired a zi when they turned 20 and 15, respectively (or when ...




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