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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - TELEVISION

    Channel hop

    Posted Aug 02nd 2014, 11:31pm by Mark Peters

    ... and races. But while the show obviously aims to raise questions of racism and class by poking fun at everyone, Lilley's portrayal of Jonah- a homophobic, foul-mouthed bully- has been criticised ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Continental drifter: novelist Susan Barker opens up about her nomadic lifestyle

    Posted Jul 05th 2014, 11:25pm by Fionnuala McHugh

    ... ("It's become multicultural but it was quite white then"), she e-mails afterwards asking that it not be mentioned. In fact, she says, she didn't encounter overt racism. "I never ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Afro-Chinese marriages boom in Guangzhou: but will it be 'til death do us part'?

    Posted May 31st 2014, 11:58pm by JENNI MARSH

    ... other. No problem." Outside Little Africa, however, racism remains deep-seated, says Gordon Mathews, a professor of anthropology at the Chinese University of Hong Kong who is researching ... of the 56 boxes they can tick, "mixed-race" is not an option. But there are factors other than racism that might lead a family to reject a mixed marriage. Linessa Lin Dan, a PhD student ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    City scope: about face

    Posted May 24th 2014, 11:03pm by Anna Chen

    ... Anna Chen in London Anna Chen in London About face As if it wasn't synchronous enough for Chinese-American playwright David Henry Hwang's sparkling comedy Yellow Face to transfer to the National Theatre Shed in the week that Vietnam war musical Miss Saigon opened in London, it landed right in the middle of yet another row over racism in BBC television show Top Gear. Hwang's ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine

    A fight to the Finnish: a Chinese politician in Helsinki

    Posted May 03rd 2014, 11:08pm by JOHAN NYLANDER

    ... as a politician in Finland. However, I have decided to resign from Finnish politics solely due to the repeated dishonesty and racism expressed by the True Finns party." She also claims ... is experiencing an increase in anti-immigration sentiment. In a 2012 TNS Gallup study, two-thirds of Finns polled claimed that racism was a problem in Finland. "People try to say ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Rant: are high education fees a harsh lesson in exodus policy?

    Posted Apr 26th 2014, 11:08pm by Mark Footer

    ... Mark Footer Mark Footer A lesson in exodus policy? On Tuesday, the South China Morning Post ran a story about the rising costs of English-language education in Hong Kong, which drew heated debate online. Among the usual accusations of racism, cultural insensitivity and government indifference, one commenter, XYZ, wrote that "the limited availability and high cost ...

  7. Magazines - 48hrs - MUSIC

    Canadian punk band D.O.A. say farewell to their Hong Kong fans at Backstage Live

    Posted Apr 23rd 2014, 10:48pm by Richard Lord

    ... of the band's commitment to supporting causes such as anti-racism and environmental awareness. While D.O.A. have never visited Hong Kong, they did play four shows on the mainland five years ago- two ... we'd organise gigs against racism, against nuclear power- that was what we did. And I'm sure someone eventually is going to take that and run with it," he adds. Before his next shot ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - TELEVISION

    Channel hop

    Posted Feb 22nd 2014, 11:39pm by Mark Peters

    ... next, a gentlemen's club? A little right-wing racism? An addiction to home-decorating shows? Heaven forbid I develop an unimaginable fondness for daytime reality television, the irritating ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Feb 22nd 2014, 11:39pm

    ... people to the rear”. This introduction to racism drove him to direct the groundbreaking In the Heat of the Night. Jewison’s classic 1965 poker movie, The Cincinnati Kid, has been hailed ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Flagrant harbour: the sordid affair that cemented Hong Kong's reputation for vice and corruption

    Posted Feb 22nd 2014, 11:39pm by Stuart Heaver

    ... any other outrage. The case had all the ingredients needed for a large-scale government scandal: pirates, gangsters, brothels, racism, secret masonic bonds, a scurrilous free press ... and strengthen the influence of a "notorious pirate". The report from the inquiry has a seam of racism running through it, though. Caldwell, who had only a few years earlier been described ...




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