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  1. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Beijing bans student leaders from taking trip to mainland to press for democracy

    Posted Nov 15th 2014, 05:57pm by Joyce Ng, Amy Nip, Stuart Lau

    ... said the trio's case could be compared to that of whistle-blower Edward Snowden, as the British government told airlines around the world not to allow him on board flights to the UK after ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    An outcry for freedom will be heard far and wide

    Posted Oct 06th 2014, 01:26pm by Amy Wu

    ... headlines, much less the front page (one notable exception was whistle-blower Edward Snowden's revelations last year). Besides, with media consolidation and cutbacks, world news sections have ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    What Snowden can teach the Occupy Central movement

    Posted Jun 19th 2013, 12:00am by Surya Deva

    ... Surya Deva Surya Deva says civil disobedience has a rightful place in the democratic playbook, and Hong Kong's Occupy Central movement can learn a thing or two from Snowden's approach A force for change Since Edward Snowden first broke cover in Hong Kong, many people have been puzzled about his choice of this city to take on the US government. Despite being wedded ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - PUBLIC EYE

    Snowden's praise for HK's freedoms can be milked

    Posted Jun 12th 2013, 12:00am by Michael Chugani

    ... Michael Chugani How is it even possible? But US whistle-blower Edward Snowden says it is. The ex-CIA man says Hong Kong is so free that he fled the United States- that beacon of freedom- to spill the beans here about a massive American cyberspying programme that tracked e-mails and phone calls globally. Surely Snowden's praise for our city's freedoms can be turned ...

  5. News - Hong Kong

    Disapproval of Leung Chun-ying grows amid Edward Snowden's stay

    Posted Jun 27th 2013, 12:00am by Tony Cheung

    ... Tony Cheung tony.cheung@scmp.com Leung's warning to organisers of Occupy Central also took place during the HKU poll Disapproval of CY grows as Snowden hits town Chief Executive Leung ... of the month, during which two "significant events" played out- the Edward Snowden saga and Leung's criticism of the pro-democracy Occupy Central movement. Pollsters of the University ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    A good lesson in Hong Kong on the value of free speech

    Posted Jul 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Mike Rowse

    ... important civics lesson our community has received in recent weeks. The first came when the American whistle-blower Edward Snowden revealed details of intelligence gathering on a massive scale ... as an institution is itself systematically acting unlawfully? Snowden has taught us - or perhaps reminded us - that there is a higher authority than the government, and that is the people. So when you want ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - ALL AROUND TOWN

    Here today but gone tomorrow

    Posted Jul 04th 2013, 12:00am by JOSHUA BUT, Ernest Kao, Tony Cheung

    ... the knowledge that it is a losing battle when one faces the might of foreign intelligent agencies such as those exposed by US whistleblower Edward Snowden. Ann Chiang Lai-wan, an outspoken ...



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