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  1. Minorities allege indirect racism in language row

    Posted Jan 26th 2008, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... Will Clem Minorities and rights groups clashed with government officials this week over consultations on the proposed guidelines for teaching Chinese to non-native-speaking students. In a marathon two-and-a-half-hour meeting on Thursday night, activists accused the Education Bureau of indirect racism in producing the full consultation document only in Chinese, making it inaccessible ...

  2. Talkback

    Posted Jul 03rd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and creative, they can become well-rounded students as well. Yiu King Wo, Tuen Mun Q Does Hong Kong need an anti-racism law? I offer my full support regarding the implementation of proposed anti-racism laws. Having such laws would serve to protect individuals from unfair treatment and practices. However, anti-racism laws should extend beyond racism in employment, education, admission ...

  3. Firms oppose 'meddling' race bill

    Posted May 13th 2006, 12:00am by Ravina Shamdasani

    ... to be the anti-racism bill's unnecessary interference in corporate hiring practices. In a meeting with Home Affairs officials yesterday, representatives of a number of chambers of commerce urged officials ... O'Rear said it was 'kind of strange' for the anti-racism law to stipulate terms and conditions for the employment of expatriates. 'Nobody has offered anyone extra benefits because ...

  4. Letters

    Posted Sep 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... broadcasting experience. Peter Lok, Chai Wan Fundamental economic differences Beatriz Taylor's letter ('Racism sustains US right wing', September 19) fails to appreciate that a country founded on the tenet of individual freedom abhors racism, and that racism defines neither Democrats nor Republicans. While some may contend that its traces are inherent in the human condition, ...

  5. Exercise your mind at this year's G-Generation camp

    Posted May 17th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to be discussed during the three-day camp include poverty, malnutrition, war and racism that threaten our world. Participants will analyse the problems from different perspectives and suggest solutions. ...

  6. Police break up brawl at rally against helpers

    Posted Aug 22nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... was confronted by about 30 members of Leftist Reloaded- which comprises students and alumni of Chinese University- and Socialist Action. They said Caring Hong Kong Power was encouraging racism ...

  7. Court threat over ethnic schooling

    Posted Aug 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... against the government under the 2008 anti-racism law. The group's executive director, Fermi Wong Wai-fun, said: 'We need to have 100 individual cases willing to challenge the Education ...

  8. Hong Kong's rights

    Posted Sep 12th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I refer to the letter headlined 'Hypocritical laws' (South China Morning Post, September 4). It is an artifice of demagogy rich in passions and poor in reasons. Hypocrisy, racism and ethnic cleansing are severe accusations. No responsible commentator should make such indictments without considering the relevant facts. The correspondent overlooks the fact that Hong Kong ...

  9. More delays looming on expat package bill

    Posted May 11th 2006, 12:00am by Felix Chan

    ... Felix Chan The anti-racism bill faces further delays, with Home Affairs Department officials meeting the international business community today to discuss proposed tough curbs on expatriate packages. Deputy Secretary for Home Affairs Stephen Fisher told the Committee on the Promotion of Racial Harmony yesterday that drafting of the bill was nearing completion. The bill ...

  10. Letters

    Posted Jan 24th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Scott asks 'the relevant authority' to explain why it costs HK$1,200 for an American citizen to obtain a visa to the mainland and further hints of this being 'racism' ('Visa racism', January 16). The 'relevant authority' in this case Mr Scott is the United States administration and your complaints of racism should be addressed to your own ...




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