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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    A contradictory mix of preconceptions over China's role in the world

    Posted Apr 15th 2014, 05:18am by Alex Lo

    ... nuclear disaster. Is China the devil, an angel or both depending on where, when and how? Those who want to judge or understand China fairly should look at the totality of the often-contradictory ...

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    Chinese dissenters dying in jail is a disgrace

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 04:09am by Alex Lo

    ... medical conditions. They didn't choose dissent; they merely have the wrong family name. Somehow Cao's case strikes a cord in me. She was apparently arrested for "provoking quarrels ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    To the pan-dems, more diplomacy, please. To the DAB, some backbone

    Posted Mar 08th 2014, 04:47am by Alex Lo

    ... girl"? So perhaps a better question to ask is this: between the spoilt brat and the obedient child, are there any "adults" among us in our dealings with Beijing? It strikes me ...

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    Democratic flaws built into Basic Law

    Posted Jan 30th 2014, 03:56am by Alex Lo

    ... still has the constitutional prerogative to veto the public choice, though admittedly a nuclear option. If the power to nominate candidates rests solely in the committee, it cannot be a rubber ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Stop likening China to 1914 Germany

    Posted Jan 21st 2014, 04:24am by Alex Lo

    ... a threshold nuclear-weapon power, could be anything other than devastating to the Chinese. Kaiser Wilhelm II built a powerful navy which, though inferior to the British, had a fighting chance against ...

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    American and Chinese forces need a protocol for handling incidents

    Posted Jan 20th 2014, 03:31am by Alex Lo

    ... missile crisis, during which the two superpowers came close to a nuclear war when they had no procedures in place to de-escalate a potential conflict. One of these rules was that officers who ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Have men indeed become obsolete?

    Posted Jan 08th 2014, 05:33am by Hari Kumar

    ... to play the dad role and share the burden at home. As a man in charge of things like nuclear energy, one would think he would be excused if he got tied up with his work a little bit. Apparently ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    China needs to deal with its own backyard rather than taking on Middle Eastern complexities

    Posted Dec 19th 2013, 03:44am by Alex Lo

    ... He contributed earlier to the six-party nuclear deal with Iran. Benjamin Netanyahu, King Abdullah, Bashar al-Assad, Mahmoud Abbas and Hassan Rowhani may be at each other's throats, ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Security, not power, is Beijing's goal in air defence zone dispute

    Posted Dec 05th 2013, 04:27am by Alex Lo

    ... Within this framework, sometimes it goes along with other world powers, such as over Iran's and North Korea's nuclear ambitions; sometimes it provokes them, such as with the air defence ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Cultural Revolution label oft misused

    Posted Nov 27th 2013, 04:19am by Alex Lo

    ... of Hutchison Whampoa, compared the strike by cargo dockers fighting for their livelihood and working conditions to the Cultural Revolution. It has also been used by former chief secretary Anson Chan, ...




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