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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Treat porn as a public health issue

    Posted May 20th 2014, 04:48am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com Treat porn as a public health issue There is porn sex and real sex. We are supposed to know the difference. But do we, really? If it's so easy to tell reality ... Dines pioneers the strategy of addressing porn as a public and mental health issue, rather than as free speech, which favours its purveyors. She was speaking ahead of the Coalition to End Sexual ...

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    Our dirty politics are dragging down the quality of public discourse

    Posted Oct 11th 2014, 04:08am by Alex Lo

    ... because the stakes are so high. But it is insidious and corrosive to healthy public discourse. Jimmy Lai Chee-ying, the media godfather of the pan-democratic movement, and Chief Executive Leung ... The ICAC has not gone as far with Leung, merely opening a file following public complaints about a private commercial deal worth £4 million (HK$50 million) before he took office. But it's ...

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    Let Hong Kong, not Beijing, deal with democracy protesters

    Posted Oct 21st 2014, 04:49am by Alex Lo

    ... unhelpful and counterproductive. I leave aside the controversy over the existence or non-existence of foreign forces. What Leung's public statements mean is that he is adopting Beijing's ... protesters lose momentum and public sympathy, especially from those whose livelihood and children's schooling have been adversely affected. But just when that happens, hardline statements ...

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    How the politicians have failed our young people

    Posted Oct 16th 2014, 04:50am by Alex Lo

    ... are left to drag out the street occupation that has polarised the public and become the worst political crisis since the handover. Is it any wonder that they have lost patience and started fighting ...

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    Paying the price of miscalculation

    Posted Oct 14th 2014, 04:51am by Alex Lo

    ... proposals and chose three that focused on public nomination, deemed unconstitutional by many experts on both sides of the political divide. That raised serious doubt in the public's mind about ... and it has never recovered. Tai is now largely irrelevant. When police fired tear gas, public and international opinion quickly swung behind the students. The students, however, overplayed ...

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    Hong Kong protesters should take heed of the 1968 French revolt

    Posted Oct 08th 2014, 05:06am by Alex Lo

    ... and organisational errors, the protesters occupied the wrong places, and so quickly lost public support. If they had taken over not just Tamar but also university campuses rather than busy grassroots ...

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    Hong Kong protesters lose support in the name of democracy

    Posted Oct 06th 2014, 05:49am by Alex Lo

    ... of the government or a Beijing stooge. But the more astute among them must realise they need public support to continue the fight. ...

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    Hong Kong's restaurants need the Gordon Ramsay treatment

    Posted Sep 20th 2014, 04:40am by Alex Lo

    ... absolutely no regard for political correctness in cooking. He doesn't give a flying toss about fat, cholesterol, sugar, salt or calories. These health concerns are completely foreign to him. ... or S-word. Actually, it's a bit off-putting the way his aggressive posturing often reduces many a hapless restaurateur and chef to tears and utter public humiliation. But that is apparently ...

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    Frustration grows over Occupy protests in Hong Kong

    Posted Oct 04th 2014, 04:38am by Alex Lo

    ... Kok and Causeway Bay. Some news media reported the disturbances as fights involving members of the public fed up with protesters disrupting daily life, with the police caught in the middle. So ...

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    Is Hong Kong unprepared for the Ebola crisis?

    Posted Aug 13th 2014, 04:19am by Hari Kumar

    ... it was now an international public health emergency. Charities which have been battling the disease on the ground have been critical of authorities for not realising the magnitude of the problem ... of the affected countries and displayed symptoms similar to the deadly disease, like vomiting and diarrhoea. While that is a relief, what scares one is the way our health workers handled things. Until ...




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