Legco needs to focus on election reform
As a former legislative councillor, I find it difficult nowadays to explain to visiting friends that the legislature is becoming unbalanced because many lawmakers seem excessively tied down by two issues.Wednesday, 5 December, 2012, 3:10am 3 comments
"SlutWalk" is a contentious name for a campaign, but it is provocative for good reason: what a woman wears, where she goes and how she behaves is never justification for rape or sexual harassment.29 Nov 2012 - 3:14am 3 comments
Hundreds of conservatively dressed men and women marched yesterday in "SlutWalk", a protest against social attitudes that blame victims of sexual assault for being attacked.
Some wore full-body fluorescent suits and held signs saying, "Oh sorry, does my dress make you feel like a rapist today?"26 Nov 2012 - 4:23am 1 comment
With cases of indecent assault climbing in the city, this Sunday's "SlutWalk" march will challenge social attitudes that blame the victims for being attacked.
The event was sparked by a Canadian police officer's remark in January of last year that "women should avoid dressing like sluts in order not to be victimised".23 Nov 2012 - 3:17am 1 comment