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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Flagrant harbour: the sordid affair that cemented Hong Kong's reputation for vice and corruption

    Posted Feb 22nd 2014, 11:39pm by Stuart Heaver

    ... The sordid yet titillating Caldwell Affair helped to cement Hong Kong's reputation in the 1850s as a hotbed of vice and corruption. Stuart Heaver attempts to separate fact from fiction Flagrant harbour "Nowadays, Hong Kong enjoys international acclaim as a society with a probity culture," Independent Commission Against Corruption commissioner Simon Peh Yun-lu ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: let's hear it for the Chans

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 12:37am by Jason Wordie

    ... late one night during an early political campaign, they crossed the border at Lo Wu (after a tip to the police) with one child holding her father’s hand, another sitting on his mother’s back, ... to that generation, really a neighbourhood tragedy to be loudly hijacked by a coterie of unconnected strangers, each with their own political, sociological or academic agendas to peddle? Or does that humble ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Passage from India: following the Stilwell Road

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 12:37am by STAFF WRITER

    ... to the forthcoming 70th anniversary of the completion of the first journey along the entire length of [the Stilwell Road]," says Kember. Due to present-day politics, it proved impossible for Kember ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: Jahja Ling

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 12:36am by Oliver Chou

    ... crazy. We have all kinds of barriers, race, politics, language, to name a few. But all these are eliminated by the one universal language: music.   ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine

    The green light: Livia Firth and her Green Carpet Challenge

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 12:37am by TELE

    ... and taking responsibility. I think we all have a choice to live life passively or to be active." Colin was, she says, "politically alert", so she became part of those conversations. ...

  6. Magazines - 48hrs - FOOD & WINE

    Hong Kong restaurants turning toward sustainable, organic fare

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 10:39pm by JANICE LEUNG HAYES

    ... of the Sustainable Restaurant Association. "As a chef, you have a tremendous responsibility to influence an industry and every purchase you make is a political decision," Topham says. "You ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 11:18pm

    ... on the Mississippi River, in Illinois. His diverse career spanned radio, television, film, military service and politics. He also triumphed over a hearing impairment, colon cancer, prostate problems and skin ... on a wide range of issues, from politics and economics to sexuality – and even food. In 2011, the spiritual leader appeared on Australian TV show MasterChef, in which he revealed his favourite ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: pride and prejudice

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

    ... is well underway. In due course, this progression will seem as fundamentally ordinary as interracial marriage, not so long ago viewed with widespread disdain. Vocal, politically influential ... populations, the scientifically minded and anyone else who constituted a threat to their economic and political power, ultimately prevailed over decent ethical standards in civilised, tolerant ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - TELEVISION

    Channel hop

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 11:17pm by Mark Peters

    ... Thankfully, the award-winning political satire Veep (above), returning for a third series on HBO Signature straight after Silicon Valley, at 9.30pm, has not been one of them. The second season ended ... of communications chief Mike and smarmy Jonah lets slip that he's the man behind an internet gossip site. Veep continues to be unapologetically sweary and is crammed full of politically incorrect ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: off the record

    Posted Apr 05th 2014, 10:45pm by Jason Wordie

    ... key individuals with past wrongdoing- and lead to prosecutions for corruption. Private archives and corporate-funded "heritage projects" exist in Hong Kong. These have evolved from ... destruction of public records in recent years has also hampered the work of the Independent Commission Against Corruption; if key material doesn't exist (any more), and certain paper trails have ...




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