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  1. 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". ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1572847/city-scope-homeless-elmhurst
  2. 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 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1581649/kowloon-walled-citys-fight-exist
  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: Ufrieda Ho

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:32pm by JENNI MARSH

    ... At school, we weren't allowed to talk about politics. The first time I got an inkling of what democracy might be was in 1989, when the Tiananmen Square protests happened. There were about 25,000 ... in Joburg made a mock goddess of democracy, and my sister sent the school cassettes of the freedom songs protesters were singing in Beijing. My first understanding of political protest came from ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1572896/my-life-ufrieda-ho
  4. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Film review: Café. Waiting. Love will appeal to fans of You are the Apple of My Eye

    Posted Aug 14th 2014, 01:11am by YVONNE TEH

    ... of him. Si-ying reckons that she's "nothing special" and "more ordinary than ordinary". At times it can seem like the lady doth protest too much. But when her statements ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/48hrs/article/1572711/film-review-cafe-waiting-love-will-appeal-fans-you-are-apple-my-eye
  5. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Power play: China and India jostle for influence in Nepal

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:32pm by DINAH GARDNER

    ... China's Shadow, accused Beijing of pressuring Nepal to spy on Tibetans residing in the landlocked nation, and prevent them from staging anti-China protests. The report said surveillance cameras ... China and so now they don't let us have protests for Tibet. And if there's any trouble, then the police beat us quite badly and throw us in jail and tear up our Dalai Lama ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1572819/caught-middle
  6. Magazines - 48hrs - MUSIC

    Taiwan's Elephant Gym bring back bass-driven math rock

    Posted Aug 14th 2014, 01:12am by RACHEL MOK

    ... of southeastern Taiwan, has been a leading voice in protest songs in recent years, standing up for such causes as the anti-nuclear movement. "We were mixing this song in Japan at the time ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/48hrs/article/1569330/taiwans-elephant-gym-bring-back-bass-driven-math-rock
  7. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Film review: 20 Feet from Stardom looks at the career of female backing singers

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 12:04am by Andrew Sun

    ... and pyjamas. It's almost as good as her tale of personal dilemma after Lynyrd Skynyrd asked her to sing on the Southern anthem, Sweet Home Alabama. In protesting the gig from within, she decided, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/48hrs/article/1567449/film-review-20-feet-stardom-looks-career-female-backing-singers
  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Jul 12th 2014, 11:21pm by AAYUSH NIROULA

    ... Aayush Niroula Aayush Niroula Herbert Kretzmer's protest anthem Do You Hear The People Sing? is one of the most recognisable songs from the musical Les Miserables, and now it has become the soundtrack to Hong Kong's discontent- protesters sung it at this year's July 1 march and the HKTV protests last year. The South African-born lyricist was also a television ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1551919/six-degrees
  9. Magazines - 48hrs - ARTS

    Ani-Com Hong Kong promises an unusual take on city life as seen by comic artists

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 11:18pm by DARREN WEE

    ... topic," Kong says. Pandaman was influenced by Hong Kong politics, especially its protests. "Feelings and passion are easily lost in the busy rhythm of Hong Kong. Fighting for Hong Kong became ... just wanted to draw the cultural differences between the two places, but the city's protests have inspired his latest work. "My style is humorous with a little satire, happy ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/48hrs/article/1555234/ani-com-hong-kong-promises-unusual-take-city-life-seen-comic-artists
  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: Cometh the hour

    Posted Jul 05th 2014, 11:25pm by Jason Wordie

    ... of the debate. Whatever form the protests take, the drama will end in floods of tears all round. But however many tears are shed – and let’s fervently hope that they are all that will flow on the streets ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1545539/then-now-cometh-hour

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