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  1. Protesters and police must exercise restraint

    Posted Mar 14th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... There are anti-government protests every day in Hong Kong; most of them involve a handful of people and a localised grievance. But the ones sparked by Finance Secretary John Tsang ... and inclusiveness in local politics is changing the tenor of protests in Hong Kong. This should come as no surprise to our political leaders. A taste of what was to come was plainly delivered by protesters ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/740818/protesters-and-police-must-exercise-restraint
  2. Protesters and police must exercise restraint

    Posted Mar 14th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... There are anti-government protests every day in Hong Kong; most of them involve a handful of people and a localised grievance. But the ones sparked by Finance Secretary John Tsang ... and inclusiveness in local politics is changing the tenor of protests in Hong Kong. This should come as no surprise to our political leaders. A taste of what was to come was plainly delivered by protesters ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/740819/protesters-and-police-must-exercise-restraint
  3. Protesters and police must exercise restraint

    Posted Mar 14th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... There are anti-government protests every day in Hong Kong; most of them involve a handful of people and a localised grievance. But the ones sparked by Finance Secretary John Tsang ... and inclusiveness in local politics is changing the tenor of protests in Hong Kong. This should come as no surprise to our political leaders. A taste of what was to come was plainly delivered by protesters ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/740857/protesters-and-police-must-exercise-restraint
  4. Mild protests amid doubts and discontent

    Posted Jul 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... Chris Yeung Five years after half a million people turned out to vent their anger over the government, the mood among protesters yesterday was profoundly different. Then, protesters ... Unlike the 2003 protests that featured several highly controversial issues such as the anti-subversion Article 23 debate, the aftermath of the Sars crisis and the 'Lexus-gate scandal' ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/643748/mild-protests-amid-doubts-and-discontent
  5. Protesters sorry but stand firm

    Posted Dec 08th 2007, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung, Mimi Lau

    ... Mimi Lau and Jimmy Cheung Student protesters apologised yesterday for the disruption at Chinese University's graduation ceremony on Thursday but stood by their action against the decision to confer an honorary doctorate on former chief executive Tung Chee-hwa. Denny To Chun-ho, spokesman for the group Lawrence Lau Monitor, who co-organised the protest, said they were sorry ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/618754/protesters-sorry-stand-firm
  6. Students sorry, but stand firm on protest

    Posted Dec 08th 2007, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung, Mimi Lau

    ... Mimi Lau and Jimmy Cheung Student protesters yesterday apologised for the disruption at Chinese University's graduation ceremony on Thursday but stood by their action against the decision to confer an honorary doctorate on former chief executive Tung Chee-hwa. Denny To Chun-ho, spokesman for the group Lawrence Lau Monitor, who co-organised the protest, said they were sorry ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/618786/students-sorry-stand-firm-protest
  7. Anti-Tung graduation protest went too far

    Posted Dec 08th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... on Thursday could never be accused of that. Sadly, though, the 20 or so protesters let their enthusiasm get the better of their judgment. In short, they went too far. Young people should be encouraged to take an interest in politics and to openly express their views. Free speech underpins our open and vibrant civil society. Protests, by their nature, tend not to be polite or gentle affairs. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/618739/anti-tung-graduation-protest-went-too-far
  8. Communication breakdown the root of university protest

    Posted Dec 14th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I refer to the letter from H. C. Bee ('Students should say sorry', December 12), referring to a protest during the ceremony conferring an honorary doctorate on Tung Chee-hwa ... be said of the head of Chinese University. The protest organised by the students at the awards ceremony, was seen as a last resort. Before this action was taken, the student union had repeatedly ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/619480/communication-breakdown-root-university-protest
  9. A target for protests and free expression

    Posted Dec 01st 2003, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... Jimmy Cheung The government headquarters have been the venue for countless protests against the administration. Thousands of people, including civil servants, professionals, the elderly, politicians and right-of-abode seekers, have vented their feelings at the complex where Chief Executive Tung Chee-hwa and his aides work. About 500,000 trooped there on July 1 to protest against ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/436525/target-protests-and-free-expression
  10. July 1 anniversary protest march planned

    Posted May 04th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... CHANDRA WONG Updated at 6.11pm: A July 1 anniversary protest rally will urge universal suffrage for the Chief Executive election in 2007 and Legislative Council elections in 2008, ... public opinion in Hong Kong. Ms Wu said she could not estimate how large this year's protest would be. But if it was less than last year's 500,000-strong rally, it would still send ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/454491/july-1-anniversary-protest-march-planned

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