Tommy Cheung Sau-yin had been civic-minded in his teens, even doing volunteer work while in Form Two. But it was not until a massive rally in 2010, which he attended with thousands of others, that he truly began to participate in social movements.Monday, 1 July, 2013, 11:18am
The march - to protest Beijing's refusal to vindicate the June 4, 1989, Tiananmen movement - will be joined with another one arranged by the Hong Kong Alliance in Support of Patriotic Democratic Movements of China, which ends at the government headquarters in Admiralty.20 May 2013 - 5:27am 1 comment
Chinese national flags are no longer synonymous with anti-Japanese protests on the mainland after hundreds of Hongkongers marched with the banners and expressed support for the embattled chief executive on Sunday.
The national emblem was accompanied by Hong Kong flags and nonstop chanting as backers of Leung Chun-ying braved cold weather for the rally.29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am
'My Take' columnist Alex Lo proved to be the Post's king of controversy, with one of his articles attracting more reader comments than any other since scmp.com began accepting reader comments in August.30 Dec 2012 - 4:55am
ATV warned over Scholarism comments6 Dec 2012 - 3:40am
Proposal could make Diaoyus a peace model
Henry John Temple, the third Viscount Palmerston, once described Hong Kong as "a barren rock with hardly a house upon it" after the Opium War more than 170 years ago. Now, another group of barren rocks off Taiwan, the Diaoyu Islands, are causing trouble to China and Japan. Can we draw parallels from these two incidents?4 Oct 2012 - 1:02am
Black-shirted activists were hauled away minutes before a National Day flag-raising ceremony, as other protesters reported clashing with police after being blocked from public areas.2 Oct 2012 - 4:09am 4 comments
The campaign against the introduction of national education has grown in Hong Kong, touching the hearts of many people. It motivated individuals and groups to come forward to organise their own protests or support other large-scale events.14 Sep 2012 - 2:39am 1 comment
You know Joshua Wong Chi-fung is a busy young man the moment he meets you. With the government headquarters in Admiralty alive with protest action, he walks fast, talks almost too quickly to catch his words, and hardly has time to chat at all.10 Sep 2012 - 9:20am 15 comments
Protesters who have besieged government headquarters for 10 days in opposition to the teaching of national education in Hong Kong schools called off their action early today – hours after Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying announced, on election eve, that schools would no longer be required to teach the subject.9 Sep 2012 - 8:23am 4 comments
With his backpack, paint-splattered khaki pants and flip flops, Kaiser seems like a typical Hong Kong teenager.
He loves comics and music, especially the songs of deceased local rocker Wong Kar-kui.
But this 18-year-old, who uses just the one name to avoid identifying his family, is a staunch political activist.9 Sep 2012 - 3:47am
Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying said on Tuesday that withdrawing the national education programme was not an option, but there was latitude for adjusting details to allay concerns.29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am
It was likely that students and teachers would go on strike as emotions against the national education curriculum were intensifying, an activist alliance said as classes across Hong Kong started on Monday morning.29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am
Wow, what a display of people's power over the weekend? What started as a debate over the new subject of national education has become a full-blown political crisis. For the government, it's no longer merely a matter of whether or when to introduce the subject, but how to ditch it without losing too much face and credibility.3 Sep 2012 - 4:04am
Put your trousers back on and think why these kids have to do the things you are supposed to do
Porn website ThisAV urges users to support the group Scholarism in its protest against national education
I'm here to learn and obviously draw some attention to what's going on here2 Sep 2012 - 2:33am