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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Declarations of loyalty a feature of China's dog-eat-dog politics

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 02:46am by DENG YUWEN, JONATHAN SULLIVAN

    ... of corruption. The pronouncements of other departments, provinces and cities were similar. The backdrop to these demonstrations of loyalty is the party's philosophy of struggle within the political ... by the philosophy of struggle and a winner-takes-all mentality, is responsible for this culture of showing one's colours. In short, it is the product of an authoritarian political organisation. ...

  2. Sport - Soccer - ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE

    Juan Mata a firm believer in the Louis van Gaal philosophy

    Posted Aug 06th 2014, 11:40pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Miami Mata a firm believer in the Van Gaal philosophy Manchester United's Spanish midfielder Juan Mata says the team have shown during their preseason tour of the United States that they believe in the new system introduced by Dutch coach Louis van Gaal. United wrapped up their US tour with a 3-1 win over rivals Liverpool in the International Champions Cup final ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - CITY BEAT

    Forget the philosophy, let's have answers

    Posted Oct 29th 2012, 12:00am by Tammy Tam

    ... Tammy Tam The chief executive needs to be pragmatic rather than indulging in ideological debate Forget the philosophy, let's have answers A week and a half ago, Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying delivered a 45-minute monologue in the Legislative Council, outlining his governing philosophy. Lawmakers were given no time for questions but Leung did later share his thoughts over ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - scholarism

    Hong Kong's youngest activists draw inspiration from political liberalism

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 10:47am by Erin Hale

    ... as justification, but unlike their counterparts in the West, who might quote left-wing thinkers like Noam Chomsky and Slavoj Zizek, these students openly admire John Rawls, a postwar American political philosopher most famous for writings on political liberalism and justice.  “All philosophy students in Hong Kong... are largely influenced by this kind of [Rawlsian] idea, how we can make a better ...


    Will Mao Zedong's philosophy live on in party constitution?

    Posted Oct 25th 2012, 12:00am by CARY HUANG IN BEIJING

    ... Cary Huang in Beijing cary.huang@scmp.com Analysts are divided on whether omission of Mao Zedong's name in recent statement means his philosophy may be cut from constitution ... its ideological legitimacy but still tended to preserve its ideological continuity. "The party is unlikely to deliberately trigger a political controversy and jettison a figure on whose ...

  6. In so many words

    Posted Jul 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... execution, according to Tsang. 'I'm not so interested in whether Ceausescu was an evil guy or a good guy, or his politics,' Tsang says. 'What I hope the work will do is make ... is steeped in Western philosophy, thought and religion.' Born in Guangdong province, Tsang was five when his family moved to Hong Kong where he later attended Carmel Pak U Secondary School, ...

  7. Foxconn and Honda examples of a new philosophy on wages

    Posted Jun 05th 2010, 12:00am by Shirley Yam

    ... for the country's much-controlled media, Xinhua's reports provide two important things - the political signals and the details for doing major follow-ups. By topping off the reports with two ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Hong Kong poised for political showdown on 2017 election; Jimmy Lai to join Occupy

    Posted Aug 31st 2014, 04:40am by Tony Cheung, Amy Nip

    ... Tony Cheung and Amy Nip With Beijing set to impose 2017 election limits, Jimmy Lai says he will join Occupy Central Hong Kong poised for political showdown With Beijing expected to confirm a tough framework today for the 2017 chief executive election, both sides of the political divide have stepped up the rhetoric. The decision to limit the number of candidates who can stand ...

  9. Philosophy casts light on the dark side

    Posted Apr 24th 2004, 12:00am by Steve Cray

    ... political debates and their need to handle the issues with a clear head, in a rational way,' Dr Lau said. Lo Ping-cheung, head of philosophy at Baptist University, said he agreed with Dr Lau ... social and political philosophy, law and society and a course on human rights, said that while existential and metaphysical questions were important, there were more pressing philosophical issues ...

  10. News - China - MACAU

    Fernando Chui Sai-on was groomed for a top political job in Macau

    Posted Aug 31st 2014, 04:49am by Raquel Carvalho

    ... Raquel Carvalho raquel.carvalho@scmp.com Chui was groomed for a top political job in city Dour and uncomfortable in the public glare, Fernando Chui Sai-on cuts a considerably less charismatic figure than Edmund Ho Hau-wah, his hard-nosed predecessor as Macau chief executive. As political animals they may be poles apart, but their backgrounds meant their family paths were bound ...




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