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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Rant: Texts and violence

    Posted Dec 07th 2013, 10:48pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... Olivia Rosenman Olivia Rosenman Texts and violence Last year, a town in New Jersey, in the United States, outlawed texting while walking, with a fine of US$85 for offenders. That might seem like a lot of money and a lot of nanny-state intervention, but I say it's the road Hong Kong must follow. This city has one of the world's highest smartphone penetrations; ...

  2. Magazines - 48hrs - ARTS

    Ani-Com Hong Kong promises an unusual take on city life as seen by comic artists

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 11:18pm by DARREN WEE

    ... fighting and violence. Japanese ones were more fantastical and creative," he says. Lam says his most representative work is The Jam, a series about young love and rock'n'roll. ...

  3. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Art House: Merry Christmas, Mr Lawrence shows the brutality of Japanese POW camps

    Posted Jun 18th 2014, 10:56pm by SEAN TIERNEY

    ... The threat of such violence is a constant presence in Merry Christmas, Mr Lawrence, and is presented in a matter-of-fact way that allows the viewer to understand the reality of the POW environment: hours or days of tedium broken by flashes of violence and death. But within this cocoon of misery, distractions provided by mischief, perseverance, and thoughts of love helped give both captives ...

  4. Magazines - 48hrs - SEE/HEAR

    Film review: Short on violence, Takeshi Miike's new film still entertains

    Posted Sep 05th 2013, 12:00am by YVONNE TEH

    ... Yvonne Teh yvonne.teh@scmp.com Yvonne Teh Pest to kill Shield of Straw Starring: Takao Osawa, Nanako Matsushima, Tatsuya Fujiwara Director: Takashi Miike Category: IIB (Japanese)   Over the course of his career, Takashi Miike has made family-friendly film ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 12:47am

    ... achievement is gritty drama The Wire …   David Simon, a MacArthur Fellow, created The Wire, which deals with the war on drugs, issues of race and urban violence, by referring to his extensive ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: Natasha Reyes

    Posted Jul 05th 2014, 11:25pm by Kate Whitehead

    ... It was in Kenya at the end of 2007. They had just had their elections and there was a period of post-election violence; people just started hacking at each other. It was my first time in Africa. ...

  7. Magazines - 48hrs

    Book now

    Posted Jun 18th 2014, 10:56pm by Barry Chung

    ... and even to a car. The theme of each portrayal touches upon social issues in the 20th century such as terrorism and ethnic violence. In Cantonese and other languages with Chinese and English ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: forcing the issue

    Posted Jun 21st 2014, 11:52pm by Jason Wordie

    ... forces are, by law, subsidiary to elected civilian authorities, little danger of excess violence exists. But when the military comes under the direct command of, and with sworn loyalties to, ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: history of violence

    Posted May 05th 2013, 12:00am

    ... Wee Kek Koon Compared with other world religions, Buddhism enjoys excellent PR, but the recent anti-Muslim violence in Myanmar – much of it incited by Buddhist monks – has dented its ... farmers, through usury, trickery and sometimes violence, monks were able to grow tremendously rich at the expense of the court – monastery lands being taxexempt. There was also a moral dimension: ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Megacities of Asia Part III: The rise of the 'Megaregion'

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 12:47am

    ... They’re out working when their husbands are at home, and this causes its own tensions, including male alcohol abuse and domestic violence. So women are experiencing new forms of marginalisation ...




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