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  1. News - Hong Kong - PROFILE

    Losing hope of reform … and fearing for the future: Brian Fong

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 05:31am by Tony Cheung

    ... this week. If a 50 per cent threshold is announced when the meeting ends on Sunday, Fong believes it could be the last straw, fuelling mass protests and even separatist sentiments. The Institute ... people to take to the streets on July 1 that year to protest against the governance of Tung Chee-hwa- his ultimate boss- and proposed national security legislation. The march led him to think ...

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    'I'm not a spy', says Jimmy Lai's right-hand man Mark Simon

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 06:10am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... pro-democracy protests, and Simon's role in the transfer of money. Simon, Lai and Next Media did not contest the authenticity of the leaked documents but suspected the information was obtained ...

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    Jasper Tsang: Legco middleman finds little sympathy

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 05:57am by Joyce Ng

    ... the Democratic Alliance for Betterment of Hong Kong in 1992. And the rest is history. Now, Tsang has found something in common with the young protesters who clashed with police during protests against ... often gets expelled from the chamber by the president for throwing things from his seat in protest, agreed Tsang had been reasonable. "The Legco president should not stay politically ...

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    Faculties should be 'diplomatic', says HKU's new law dean Michael Hor Yew Meng

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 05:43am by Stuart Lau

    ... of the University of Hong Kong's faculty of law a day after hundreds of thousands of democracy supporters attended the July 1 march- and just hours after more than 500 protesters were arrested for holding a sit-in at Chater Road in a rehearsal for Occupy Central. If such large-scale action wasn't eye-opening enough for Hor- who cited a recent 20,000-strong gay rights protest ...

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    Democrat ready to build on public's victory in Macau

    Posted Jun 02nd 2014, 05:20am by JEFFIE LAM

    ... Jeffie Lam in Macau jeffie.lam@scmp.com Teacher and activist Sulu Sou hopes last week's mass protests can kick-start battle for democracy and civil rights Democrat ready to build ... of protesters outside the Legislative Assembly, the 22-year-old sensed that times were changing. The event- which attracted a broadly apolitical cross-section of society- was the culmination of a series ...

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    'Poet diplomat' Zhou Nan takes aim at Occupy Central

    Posted Jun 16th 2014, 04:53am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... outburst over protests planned by the Occupy Central pro-democracy movement. In an unusually explicit manner, Zhou- a former top Chinese official centrally involved in the Sino-British handover ...

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    Professor putting a price on protest

    Posted Sep 30th 2013, 12:00am by Tanna Chong

    ... Tanna Chong tanna.chong@scmp.com Silent Majority founder and economist Francis Lui is all about numbers when it comes to Occupy Central Professor putting a price on protest Most mainstream ... but Lui says: "In economics, scholars have established that any opinion [gathering] mechanism has inherent flaws." He says the sight of vocal protests on the streets is not a credible ...

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    Academic Benny Tai proves he is not all talk and no action

    Posted May 19th 2014, 05:07am by Tanna Chong

    ... sowing the seeds of a civil disobedience campaign with that historical article on the same day. The plan to organise a mass protest obstructing traffic in Central district pulled together ... it would not happen in the next two months. In its early days, the campaign had pledged to blockade the district this summer. "We will not hold any protest before it is confirmed ...

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    Antony Leung: a man of faith ready for a big comeback?

    Posted May 05th 2014, 05:01am by Tony Cheung

    ... people marched on July 1 to protest at a national security bill and at Tung's "failed" governance- in which Leung had already drawn much unwanted attention. He eventually resigned. ...

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    Eastern promise for voice of HKTV: Kashy Keegan

    Posted Feb 24th 2014, 04:45am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Vivienne Chow vivienne.chow@scmp.com British singer Kashy Keegan found the path to stardom runs through Hong Kong after his song became a protest anthem Eastern promise for voice of HKTV ... music career was just about to take off. Thousands of protesters took to chanting Keegan's This Is My Dream, originally a 2012 London Olympics motivational song, after it had been picked ...




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