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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    What Snowden can teach the Occupy Central movement

    Posted Jun 19th 2013, 12:00am by 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 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 to the rule of law and having ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. News - Hong Kong

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

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

    ... out - the Edward Snowden saga and Leung's criticism of the pro-democracy Occupy Central movement. Pollsters of the University of Hong Kong's public opinion programme declined ... amid debate about Leung's June 13 interview with Bloomberg television in the US. He declined to "comment on individual cases" seven times when asked about Snowden's stay ...

  4. 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 ...

  5. 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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