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  1. Magazines - 48hrs


    Posted Oct 01st 2014, 10:09pm by BEN SIN

    ... for another day (and another column), but the anti-Beijing protest did ruin the Hong Kong trip of veteran American theatre actor Brad Little. He was set to perform at the "kick-off ceremony" ... Central protests, it's safe to say the gigs will have a message or two for the incumbent chief executive. Tickets are sold out, but some can be found on the band's Facebook page.   ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - Back page

    Reflections: Cutting class

    Posted Sep 28th 2014, 10:22am by Wee Kek Koon

    ... Wee Kek Koon A citywide student boycott of classes is currently being threatened to protest against Beijing’s recent decision on Hong Kong’s electoral reforms. I’m a foreigner here and all I want to say is: I wish Hong Kong well. When the capital of the Northern Song dynasty, Kaifeng, was attacked by the Jurchens in 1127, Chen Dong (1086-1127) was a student at the Imperial ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - FASHION

    The goods

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 09:09am by MARISA PINTO

    ... anomaly As the months move through summer to winter, many designers experience a creative shift that resembles the stages of grief, or loss. They lose interest in colour, and protest the drop ...

  4. Magazines - 48hrs - MUSIC

    Local hip hop pioneer MC Yan's debut album is a celebration of free speech

    Posted Sep 10th 2014, 10:30pm by BEN SIN

    ... versus the government ". It all rhymes much better in Cantonese. Another track, Police Tale, is about excessive use of force by the police against peaceful protesters. "The lyrics ... to express ourselves too much. We must speak up now, and music is the best form of protest." Although he's still fighting, he concedes it may be a losing battle — "Cantonese is dying. ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - RANT

    The trouble with normal

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 10:36am by Charley Lanyon

    ... censorship on the mainland, the arrest of peaceful protesters in the United States), the fashion industry, the last corporate entity that could be depended on to- however disingenuously ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    City scope: homeless in Elmhurst

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:32pm by RONG XIAOQING

    ... residents and business owners held three protests in front of the shelter, which now hosts more than 600 homeless people- mainly African-Americans and Hispanics. The protests each drew more than 1,000 participants and the atmosphere was tense. Racial slurs were exchanged. Some protesters called the shelter "garbage" and told the homeless people to "find a job". ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Click magnet: Why 73 million Weibo followers hang on Yao Chen's every word

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 10:36am by TELEGRAPH

    ... Guangdong newspaper Southern Weekly in its protest against censorship. August 2014: Yao's ice bucket challenge goes viral and she donates 50,000 yuan to Beijing-based charity China-Dolls Centre ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 10:50pm

    ... interview who would be her dream date. Bouchard quickly named the recently arrested (yes, again) obnoxious pop irritant Justin Bieber … While chatting with an animal rights protester earlier ...

  9. Magazines - Style - FRONT ROW

    Real fur is making a comeback in the fashion world

    Posted Sep 04th 2014, 09:31pm by Francesca Fearon

    ... away in the background, but animal-rights protesters lying down outside Roberto Cavalli's show in February were not getting the same attention they once did. The industry in the West has ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine

    How Kowloon Walled City survived attempts to knock it down for almost a century

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 11:32pm by Fionnuala McHugh

    ... to the Communists to lodge a serious protest with London. On January 1, 1963, the British charge d'affaires in Peking was summoned by the West European Affairs Department of the Foreign Ministry, ... out had a tendency to nip back to their vacated flats to make tea and play mahjong with their friends). Still, there were protests about compensation. Completion of the first phase began ...




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