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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Central is not Tiananmen, thankfully

    Posted Sep 25th 2014, 12:33pm by SUN XI

    ... five-day class boycott by students in Hong Kong should be compared with the May Fourth Movement of 1919 in Beijing. However, the Occupy Central movement is a reminder to many, myself included, ... of Patriotic Democratic Movements in China. Occupy organiser Benny Tai Yiu-ting has suggested that the occupation of Central is "civil disobedience's deadliest weapon". I am not sure ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Beijing may send top officials to Shenzhen as observers if Occupy Central goes ahead

    Posted Sep 25th 2014, 05:50am by Gary Cheung

    ... occupy Shenzhen Another ritual observation of Hong Kong by high-ranking Beijing officials in Shenzhen could be in store if activists go ahead with plans to stage mass protests and block roads in Central. It would be part of a pattern that has emerged since the mass protest in 2003 that derailed plans for a national security law and shocked the central government, which had no idea ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - PROTESTS

    Occupy Central leader drops 'grand banquet' hint that protest will start October 1

    Posted Sep 24th 2014, 04:00am by JEFFIE LAM, Clifford Lo

    ... Jeffie Lam and Clifford Lo The likelihood that Occupy Central will be launched on National Day, October 1, grew firmer yesterday when a co-founder of the movement spoke of "a grand banquet" in Central while others were marking "the big day". Another Occupy Central founder has applied to police for a public meeting at Chater Road pedestrian precinct on the public ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Students’ march from Admiralty to Central takes police by surprise

    Posted Sep 25th 2014, 05:50am by Tony Cheung, Ng Kang-chung and Peter So

    ... Tony Cheung, Ng Kang-chung and Peter So Protest march takes police by surprise Hundreds of students took part in a surprise march from Admiralty to Central yesterday without seeking approval from the police – one of the first acts of civil disobedience since Occupy Central leaders declared an “era of disobedience” on August 31. And they threatened to block roads leading ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    Occupy Central to start October 1? Benny Tai drops 'grand banquet' hint

    Posted Sep 23rd 2014, 05:12pm by JEFFIE LAM

    ... Jeffie Lam jeffie.lam@scmp.com 'We will set up a grand banquet in Central to fight for Hong Kong’s democracy,' says Tai Occupy Central co-organiser Benny Tai Yiu-ting has dropped ... of Central streets – would take place on the public holiday next Wednesday. “While others are celebrating the big day of the country, we will set up a grand banquet in Central to fight for Hong ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    'If we bow to fate, we will lose everything', says Occupy Central's Reverend Chu Yiu-ming

    Posted Sep 22nd 2014, 06:32am by JEFFIE LAM, Tony Cheung

    ... Jeffie Lam and Tony Cheung Reverend Chu Yiu-ming fears the Communist Party and jail, but will take part in Occupy Central because the fight for democracy is too important 'If we bow to fate, we will lose everything' "I am really afraid of being sent to jail … I am really afraid of the Communist Party," says Occupy Central co-founder Reverend Chu Yiu-ming, his ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - PUBLIC EYE

    Occupy Central is about so much more than democracy

    Posted Oct 01st 2014, 03:42am by Michael Chugani

    ... Michael Chugani Occupy Central is about so much more than democracy Wake up and smell the revolution. Public Eye first wrote that back in January 2010. "What revolution?" some ... headquarters in Admiralty. It has now become a symbol of the resistance. Last month, we said tear-gas canisters would rain down when Occupy got under way. No one listened. Now, all you will hear ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    Pro-democracy bankers urge Xi Jinping against Tiananmen-style crackdown on Occupy Central

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 05:20pm by Phila Siu

    ... Phila Siu phila.siu@scmp.com Government refuses to grant permission to group allied with Occupy to start pro-democracy march in Victoria Park on October 1 Supporters of Occupy Central from ... Kong. The whole world is watching,” it continues. Thousands of pro-democracy Occupy supporters are expected to gather in Central in the coming weeks to protest Beijing’s decision to rule out ...

  9. News - China

    Shenzhen man detained after posting Occupy Central pictures

    Posted Oct 01st 2014, 02:38pm by Staff Repoters

    ... Staff Repoters A Shenzhen activist has been detained after posting pictures of Hong Kong’s Occupy Central protests on mainland social media, his former lawyer said. Wang Long  has been ... reposted at least six photos from Twitter and Facebook on Weibo showing thousands of Occupy Central supporters and students protesting against Beijing’s decision to set strict limits on the 2017 ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Occupy Central's Dr Chan Kin-man looks to 'era of disobedience'

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 03:29am by Tony Cheung and Jeffie Lam

    ... Tony Cheung and Jeffie Lam Occupy Central's Dr Chan Kin-man believes protests will force Beijing to talk to pan-democrats- and insists both sides of the debate must change 'Era ... a co-organiser of the Occupy Central movement believes. Dr Chan Kin-man, a Chinese University sociologist, made the remarks in a South China Morning Post interview after pan-democrats said ...




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