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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    The Harvard hoax that China fell for

    Posted Dec 01st 2012, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... A whole generation has therefore drawn inspiration from an apparent hoax known as "the allocutions on the wall of a Harvard library", which has been circulating on the mainland internet and which is the subject of a hilarious Wall Street Journal article by Harvard professor and librarian Robert Darnton. The professor has, once and for all, dispelled the existence ...

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    Don't destroy Hong Kong for democracy

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 03:14am by Alex Lo

    ... pitches to business leaders in an interview with The Wall Street Journal: "Occupy Central would cause serious disruption and hurt business, and you have a very high cost to pay for that. ...

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    Give us facts, not rumours, please

    Posted Jan 24th 2014, 03:15am by Alex Lo

    ... pan-democrats then duly repeated the same allegation in the Legislative Council and demanded to know if that was why Leung has refused to attend the marathon. The Wall Street Journal Asia even wrote ...

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    A news junkie can't get his fix in China

    Posted Dec 16th 2013, 03:45am by Alex Lo

    ... The New York Times, Bloomberg, BBC, Reuters and The Wall Street Journal (sans its right-wing editorials). They are regularly blocked wholesale for long periods or censored on individual stories. ...

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    Brutal police? Look closer to home, US

    Posted Apr 26th 2013, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... by a security state. China? No, I mean the US. I am sorry, but Hong Kong police are simply far better trained, less corrupt, less violent and far more respectful of protesters. When Occupy Wall Street started in September 2011, marchers were turned away, with a hundred arrested. This was why the Occupy movement ended up in Zuccotti Park, technically in the Wall Street neighbourhood but far from ...

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    When computers take over trading …

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 04:28am by Alex Lo

    ... in the English-speaking world. Everyone I know, including my 81-year-old mother, has read Liar's Poker- the book that made him famous- about his short time as a bond salesman on Wall Street. I told my mother to read it so she would trust her Toronto stockbrokers less. Still we both think those on Bay Street are less ruthless and unpleasant than those on Wall Street. Lewis has now published Flash Boys, ...

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    Hong Kong's Occupy Central movement may take on shades of Taiwan protest

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 05:12am by Alex Lo

    ... Co-operation (Apec) forum for finance ministers and central bankers from Hong Kong to Beijing. Wherever such mass protests occur and whether against Wall Street, the financial City of London, austerity ...

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    Tom Clancy: a true hack of our time

    Posted Oct 04th 2013, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... assassin dispatched to kill Ryan as an act of revenge. The scene was shot outside the academy's main gate, opposite the building where I and my schoolmates lived. I was told the street is now ... lesson for journalists who have to report on technical stories such as those in finance, law and science. You won't suspect it, but there are worse places to learn technical journalism than ...

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    No 'exorbitant privilege' for the tea party in US debt ceiling debate

    Posted Oct 14th 2013, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... the Republican elders and their Wall Street plutocrat supporters understand these things perfectly. That is why the debt ceiling fight is as much a war between Democrats and Republicans as an internal ...

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    Milking the market for all it's worth

    Posted Jul 09th 2013, 12:00am by Hari Kumar

    ... million. He told the court that the broker had misled him and his lawyer complained: "We do not know whether the owner is a Wall Street hedge fund or a mafia don." Sandel argues ...




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