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  1. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Cantonese or Putonghua in schools? Hongkongers fear culture and identity 'waning'

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 10:05am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau and Vanessa Yung As debate rages over which language of instruction is best for learning, many Hongkongers feel they are struggling to hold onto their dialect and culture ... schools is causing concern- and some resentment- among Hongkongers. While educators are split about the efficacy of adopting Putonghua as the medium of instruction, some residents fear that Hong ...

  2. Lifestyle - Books - POLITICS

    Book review: The Inner Enemies of Democracy, by Tzvetan Todorov

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 11:07am by David Wilson

    ... under a totalitarian regime. Todorov sets out to prove his case by showing just how ruinous the West's oil-tainted mission to help others can be. Western zeal has spawned nightmares ... thinking, according to the author. Todorov's meandering undermines his case that modern democracy does more harm than good through excessive zest. If there ever was a neoliberal crusade, ...

  3. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Art collective's pink tears draw attention to Johannesburg's run down buildings

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 11:07am by GDN

    ... did not want to attract attention to squatters in case they were then evicted," Arboleda says. The project was not without its hitches. While scouting for locations, Arboleda had a gun ...

  4. Lifestyle - Books - CENTRAL ASIA

    Book review: Siberia, by Janet M. Hartley

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 10:12pm by CAMERON DUECK

    ... to the United States in 1867. The expansion of the Russian empire came at the expense of the region's indigenous population, who were convinced through beatings, rapes and killings to pay tribute to their new Western masters. As is so often the case in colonial expansion, the indigenous people played only a bit role in Siberia's modern history. By the end of the 17th century some 100,000 ...

  5. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    How Monopoly came to dominate board games

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 11:07am by Richard Lord

    ... in case you go to jail. People go through the same emotions playing it as if these things had really happened to them. You can tell what people are like by the way they play the game." So ...

  6. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Cafe Scientifique talks capture the imagination of Hongkongers

    Posted Jun 03rd 2014, 10:51am by Kate Whitehead

    ... number of great scientists based in Hong Kong means they have no problem finding speakers, although she occasionally finds one who is passing through town, as in the case of Carniel. Past ...

  7. Lifestyle - Books

    The last word on Kurt Wallander

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 12:27pm by Guy Haydon

    ... for many decades. Wallander is told to forget the cold case, but he refuses; before long he finds another body. This spare, briskly paced novella is enjoyable while it lasts, offering- rather like ... of Riga, in which Wallander investigates the shooting deaths of two men, whose bodies are found in a life raft washed up on a beach. Inquiries reveal the men were criminals, but the intricate, case ...

  8. Lifestyle - Books

    From street to CEO seat with 'Slumdog' author

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 01:28pm by Ajay Singh

    ... and "dog" built into it. There was even a court case against the film, saying the Slumdog Millionaire title labelled everybody living in a slum as a dog. I personally think all the criticism ...

  9. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Thousands of Hongkongers join sex club to fulfil their X-rated fantasies

    Posted Aug 04th 2014, 09:16am by Bernice Chan

    ... Bernice Chan bernice.chan@scmp.com Sexually adventurous Hongkongers can join a club to fulfil their X-rated fantasies, but membership rules are strict Let's tryst again Love's Whirlpool, a Japanese film now playing on local screens, uses a swingers' club to explore the modern conundrum of fulfilling the human need to connect even as people seem increasingly unable ...

  10. Lifestyle - Books

    A law unto himself

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 10:13pm

    ... has been transformed. I think Rowling was a different case because they were her first books. I’d had 20 years of fantasy and science fiction books that had done well, but not like this,” he ... ‘Would you fight if Hitler was raping your grandmother?’ And I’d say, ‘Yeah, probably would.’ But they passed me, anyway. I sometimes think the second world war has changed our entire western ...




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