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The irony of racism and what the Black Lives Matter movement can teach Hongkongers

The death of American George Floyd has brought the issues of discrimination to the forefront in the US, but we must also look for change closer to home

27 Jun 2020 - 7:00AM

The death of American George Floyd has brought the issues of discrimination to the forefront in the US, but we must also look for change closer to home

The irony of racism and what the Black Lives Matter movement can teach Hongkongers
Letters from the dorm: How I stayed productive while attending the (Zoom) University of Cambridge

All lectures have been held online since March because of the coronavirus outbreak.

22 Jun 2020 - 3:41PM

All lectures have been held online since March because of the coronavirus outbreak.

Letters from the dorm: How I stayed productive while attending the (Zoom) University of Cambridge
Coronavirus: What's it like to have Covid-19?

Junior Reporter Belinda Ng shares her experience of recovering from the deadly disease sweeping the planet.

15 Apr 2020 - 5:31PM

Junior Reporter Belinda Ng shares her experience of recovering from the deadly disease sweeping the planet.

Coronavirus: What's it like to have Covid-19?
Opinion: Don’t give up on civic education

As Hongkongers become increasingly polarised, it's important for young people to learn to understand themselves and their community.

21 Feb 2020 - 7:00AM

As Hongkongers become increasingly polarised, it's important for young people to learn to understand themselves and their community.

Opinion: Don’t give up on civic education
Opinion: Fear of the coronavirus is sparking hate as fake news spreads

The internet has become flooded with misinformation about the virus – much of which has been discriminatory and racist towards Chinese people.

7 Feb 2020 - 2:26PM

The internet has become flooded with misinformation about the virus – much of which has been discriminatory and racist towards Chinese people.

Opinion: Fear of the coronavirus is sparking hate as fake news spreads
Opinion: Climate change is responsible for Australia’s bushfire crisis

The devastating impact of wildfires garners global attention, but not enough is being done about the real cause of these disasters.

16 Jan 2020 - 5:07PM

The devastating impact of wildfires garners global attention, but not enough is being done about the real cause of these disasters.

Opinion: Climate change is responsible for Australia’s bushfire crisis
More than just a CV filler, internships help you find your passion

Work experience allows you to discover if a job will make you happy.

20 Jan 2020 - 5:07PM

Work experience allows you to discover if a job will make you happy.

More than just a CV filler, internships help you find your passion
Letters from the dorm: Making a house a home

It can be challenging to learn to live with friends, but as long as you're considerate and open, it's a great away to make memories.

15 Oct 2019 - 1:46PM

It can be challenging to learn to live with friends, but as long as you're considerate and open, it's a great away to make memories.

Letters from the dorm: Making a house a home
Real-life CSI: What life and work are like as a forensic pathologist, and what to expect from the degree

The reality of attending scenes of death, and how these medical experts deal with the emotional side of the job.

30 Sep 2019 - 3:00PM

The reality of attending scenes of death, and how these medical experts deal with the emotional side of the job.

Real-life CSI: What life and work are like as a forensic pathologist, and what to expect from the degree
Hong Kong protests: As demonstrations take an emotional toll, a student-run initiative invites people to share their worries and fears

Hear For You volunteers encourage people young and old to open up and talk to counsellors about their feelings.

19 Sep 2019 - 10:52AM

Hear For You volunteers encourage people young and old to open up and talk to counsellors about their feelings.

Hong Kong protests: As demonstrations take an emotional toll, a student-run initiative invites people to share their worries and fears
Opinion: There is an urgent need for mental health support after a summer of Hong Kong protests

The ongoing demonstrations against the proposed extradition bill have caused a spike in emotional problems, and authorities need to do more to address the problem.

5 Sep 2019 - 4:01PM

The ongoing demonstrations against the proposed extradition bill have caused a spike in emotional problems, and authorities need to do more to address the problem.

Opinion: There is an urgent need for mental health support after a summer of Hong Kong protests
Hong Kong's plastic rubbish is so widespread - it's been found in the Mariana Trench - we need to take drastic action

The recent discovery of plastic waste in the the deepest part of the Pacific Ocean, shows we are trashing our planet at an increasing rate.

13 Jun 2019 - 3:54PM

The recent discovery of plastic waste in the the deepest part of the Pacific Ocean, shows we are trashing our planet at an increasing rate.

Hong Kong's plastic rubbish is so widespread - it's been found in the Mariana Trench - we need to take drastic action
Crimes involving upskirting, spycams and hidden cameras need stricter laws and harsher punishments

A student at the National University of Singapore, who was filmed while taking a shower, wants real consequences for people that commit such acts.

9 May 2019 - 1:18PM

A student at the National University of Singapore, who was filmed while taking a shower, wants real consequences for people that commit such acts.

Crimes involving upskirting, spycams and hidden cameras need stricter laws and harsher punishments
Letters from the Dorm: The university experience isn't just about exams; make time for personal development and growth

Explore your interests and be mindful of your mental health on your tertiary education journey.

29 Aug 2019 - 6:26PM

Explore your interests and be mindful of your mental health on your tertiary education journey.

Letters from the Dorm: The university experience isn't just about exams; make time for personal development and growth
Escape from the Syrian civil war: how one asylum seeker went from a middle-class life in Aleppo to being a refugee in Paris

Leen Youssef, a 27-year-old now living in the French capital, remembers sniper bullets whizzing past her face on two occasions.

30 Apr 2019 - 12:50PM

Leen Youssef, a 27-year-old now living in the French capital, remembers sniper bullets whizzing past her face on two occasions.

Escape from the Syrian civil war: how one asylum seeker went from a middle-class life in Aleppo to being a refugee in Paris
In wake of dead dolphins flooding French coast, sustainable fishing is essential to maintaining marine diversity

Legislation is needed to responsibly manage increasing seafood consumption around the world.

11 Apr 2019 - 4:12PM

Legislation is needed to responsibly manage increasing seafood consumption around the world.

In wake of dead dolphins flooding French coast, sustainable fishing is essential to maintaining marine diversity
Why youth activism is more important now than ever before

Last year was fraught with political, environmental, and social change. Issues such as the LGBT movement, US gun laws, female reproductive rights, and climate change came into the international spotlight.

4 Apr 2019 - 4:09PM

Last year was fraught with political, environmental, and social change. Issues such as the LGBT movement, US gun laws, female reproductive rights, and climate change came into the international spotlight.

Why youth activism is more important now than ever before
Letters from the Dorm: How diverse cultural exchange broadened one Hongkonger's perspective on food, identity, and terrorism

There is a lot you can learn by talking to people from different cultures and backgrounds to your own, and university is the perfect place to meet them

4 Apr 2019 - 12:38PM

There is a lot you can learn by talking to people from different cultures and backgrounds to your own, and university is the perfect place to meet them

Letters from the Dorm: How diverse cultural exchange broadened one Hongkonger's perspective on food, identity, and terrorism
Sustainable palm oil is still a distant dream, despite the WWF's RSPO trademark

It will take a lot more effort to stop orangutans and other animals from losing their habitats.

28 Feb 2019 - 2:57PM

It will take a lot more effort to stop orangutans and other animals from losing their habitats.

Sustainable palm oil is still a distant dream, despite the WWF's RSPO trademark
Letters from the Dorm: Realising the value of finding your voice and activism at university

University offers platform to speak about topics that students are passionate about and gives them the freedom to act.

13 Dec 2018 - 12:15PM

University offers platform to speak about topics that students are passionate about and gives them the freedom to act.

Letters from the Dorm: Realising the value of finding your voice and activism at university
What French President Emmanuel Macron did wrong and why 'yellow vest' protesters were right to be angry

The protests were sparked by a “green” tax aimed at tackling climate change – but it unfairly targeted the poor.

13 Dec 2018 - 12:59PM

The protests were sparked by a “green” tax aimed at tackling climate change – but it unfairly targeted the poor.

What French President Emmanuel Macron did wrong and why 'yellow vest' protesters were right to be angry
Letters from the dorm: A first month at Cambridge University has been a time of life lessons, Chinese food and redefining the meaning of 'home'

The key to enjoying your studies abroad is managing your expectations and being comfortable in your new environment as you are at home.

8 Nov 2018 - 4:17PM

The key to enjoying your studies abroad is managing your expectations and being comfortable in your new environment as you are at home.

Letters from the dorm: A first month at Cambridge University has been a time of life lessons, Chinese food and redefining the meaning of 'home'
How educational psychologists help SEN students learn to the best of their abilities

Dr Eva Sum tells us the hardest things about her job, how it's changed over the years, and why she still loves it so much.

20 Sep 2018 - 11:53AM

Dr Eva Sum tells us the hardest things about her job, how it's changed over the years, and why she still loves it so much.

How educational psychologists help SEN students learn to the best of their abilities
Social enterprise shows photography can be an effective tool for empowering women

We spoke to Forbes' '30 under 30 social entrepreneur' Bonnie Chiu, who co-founded Lensational, a group that supports female empowerment

17 Aug 2018 - 12:41PM

We spoke to Forbes' '30 under 30 social entrepreneur' Bonnie Chiu, who co-founded Lensational, a group that supports female empowerment

Social enterprise shows photography can be an effective tool for empowering women
Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou's arrest is politically motivated and a show of US might

Last year, Meng Wanzhou was arrested in Canada. Meng is Huawei’s chief financial officer and the daughter of the founder of the telecommunications company.

3 Jan 2019 - 1:12PM

Last year, Meng Wanzhou was arrested in Canada. Meng is Huawei’s chief financial officer and the daughter of the founder of the telecommunications company.

Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou's arrest is politically motivated and a show of US might
"My Day out in Hong Kong with Shawn Mendes" by Belinda Ng
I love Dad: Happy Father's Day from our readers

Your appreciation for your dad shouldn't be limited to just one day out of each year. But what better time is there for you to put down in words what you feel for dear old Dad than on a Young Post cover?

19 Jun 2017 - 11:53AM

Your appreciation for your dad shouldn't be limited to just one day out of each year. But what better time is there for you to put down in words what you feel for dear old Dad than on a Young Post cover?

I love Dad: Happy Father's Day from our readers
What animal would you want to be?

This week, we asked our readers: if you could be any animal, what would it be and why? Here are our favourite answers

24 Mar 2017 - 4:45PM

This week, we asked our readers: if you could be any animal, what would it be and why? Here are our favourite answers

What animal would you want to be?
Roses, cheeseburger, rotten egg and other bubblegum flavours we need

This week, we asked our readers: what new flavour of bubblegum does the world need and why? Here are our favourite answers.

10 Feb 2017 - 1:35PM

This week, we asked our readers: what new flavour of bubblegum does the world need and why? Here are our favourite answers.

Roses, cheeseburger, rotten egg and other bubblegum flavours we need
ROYP: From Nick Vujicic to Disney’s Mulan our readers share their inspiring words to live by

Each week, we’ll be asking some Young Post readers to share a little bit about themselves and a quote that gets them through life.

23 Dec 2016 - 1:04PM

Each week, we’ll be asking some Young Post readers to share a little bit about themselves and a quote that gets them through life.

ROYP: From Nick Vujicic to Disney’s Mulan our readers share their inspiring words to live by