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  1. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Rule of law more important to Hongkongers than democracy: poll

    Posted Oct 31st 2014, 04:33am by Ng Kang Chung

    ... people are pragmatic. Democracy has not often been on the very top of their concerns," said Dr Victor Zheng Wan-tai, a research fellow with the institute. "While the Occupy Central ... Tuesday and Thursday last week, asking them to choose from a list of 11 social values. READ MORE: Click here for all the latest Occupy Central stories Other values in the list included ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1628474/rule-law-more-important-hongkongers-democracy-poll
  2. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Participants in Occupy Central 'should not underestimate legal consequences'

    Posted Aug 01st 2014, 01:55pm by Stuart Lau

    ... activists People planning to join Occupy Central “should not underestimate” the legal consequences, says a human rights lawyer who expressed concern about a new trend of magistrates imposing heavier ... have lowered sentences on various grounds. Organisers of the pro-democracy Occupy movement hope to rally some 10,000 people to camp out on the streets in Central if the government’s plan ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1564144/participants-occupy-central-should-not-underestimate-legal
  3. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Hundreds join march against Occupy Central

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 05:57am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... Samuel Chan samuel.chan@scmp.com Hundreds march against Occupy A group that marched through Causeway Bay yesterday in protest against Occupy Central claims to have collected 5,000 ... Central. The alliance aims to get 800,000 signatures to outnumber the 780,000 people who voted in Occupy Central's unofficial referendum However, alliance spokesman Robert Chow Yung said ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1553520/hundreds-join-march-against-occupy-central
  4. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Adventurer gives French lessons any time, anywhere

    Posted Nov 17th 2014, 07:07am by ALICE WOODHOUSE

    ... memorising grammar rules, and Poinas says the Occupy Central protests have been an excellent discussion topic for his students. One student turned up for class a little sleepier than usual after spending a night in a tent at the Occupy movement, he says. Another large group of Poinas' students are people who book crash courses in French ahead of a holiday in Paris. They want to learn ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1641512/adventurer-gives-french-lessons-any-time-anywhere
  5. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    United by a common goal: 60 years separate Occupy Central's youngest and oldest volunteers

    Posted Jun 21st 2014, 03:10am by Stuart Lau

    ... Stuart Lau stuart.lau@scmp.com More than 60 years separate the youngest and oldest volunteers with Occupy Central Generations apart, united by a common goal Retired taxi driver Benedict Ng ... comrades- if not for Hong Kong's bumpy path to universal suffrage. Ng, 78, is the oldest volunteer in the planned civil disobedience movement Occupy Central; Wong, 17, the youngest. In the past ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1537158/united-common-goal-60-years-separate-occupy-centrals-youngest-and
  6. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Joining social movements part of education, academic says of Occupy Central

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 05:41am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... Shirley Zhao shirley.zhao@scmp.com College education without involvement in issues like Occupy Central a waste, college chief claims Students right to join in protests, says academic ... disobedience as part of Occupy Central, although he did not rule out disciplinary consequences. He recalled joining protests for better education policies while studying from 1970 to 1974, and later ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1542693/joining-social-movements-part-education-academic-says-occupy-central
  7. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Protests can't scare off Halloween revellers

    Posted Nov 01st 2014, 04:25am by DANNY LEE AND ALICE WOODHOUSE

    ... Alice Woodhouse and Danny Lee Protests can't scare off Halloween revellers The spectre of Occupy Central loomed large last night as the city's drinking haunts welcomed the usual ... year because of Occupy Central", said Tommy Fong Leung-shuen, director of the Lan Kwai Fong Association. Halloween is the biggest night of the year in the Central nightlife hotspot- just ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1629343/protests-cant-scare-halloween-revellers
  8. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Artist Au Yeung Tung not shy to lay bare his views on Hong Kong politics

    Posted Oct 01st 2014, 03:46am by JEFFIE LAM

    ... food to show disgust at marchers opposing Occupy Central, Au Yeung Tung always manages to grab attention. And the 36-year-old activist and performance artist says he'll continue his ... half a can of dog food on Chater Road, Central, after a march by the pro-Beijing Alliance for Peace and Democracy in August. "The dog food, in fact, was hard to digest and I threw up three ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1604791/artist-au-yeung-tung-not-shy-lay-bare-his-views-hong-kong-politics
  9. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Property tycoon Lee Shau-kee lashes out at Occupy Central

    Posted Jul 04th 2013, 12:00am by Emily Tsang

    ... at Occupy Central Property tycoon Lee Shau-kee has weighed in to condemn the Occupy Central movement for being "too radical", and warned it could have a negative impact on the city. ... he said. Lee also advised young people not to take radical action during Occupy Central protests. The tycoon extended his support to the government by praising chief executive Leung Chun-ying ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1274962/property-tycoon-lashes-out-occupy-central
  10. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Tamar's protest square stays behind hoardings

    Posted Aug 29th 2014, 04:22am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... Congress Standing Committee's tougher-than-expected framework for electing Hong Kong's chief executive by universal suffrage in 2017. Organisers of the Occupy Central movement plan ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1581532/tamars-protest-square-stays-behind-hoardings

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