Karen Lee

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Can a Confucian in modern China accept same-sex marriage?

For China, same-sex marriage remains a long shot. No longer deemed pornographic, it remains off-limits in films, television shows or literature.

For China, same-sex marriage remains a long shot. No longer deemed pornographic, it remains off-limits in films, television shows or literature.

21 Jul 2015 - 4:49AM
Why the demise of China's strip shows are a more fitting send-off to the afterlife

Crackdown is the final nail in the coffin for farewell events involving erotic performances.

Crackdown is the final nail in the coffin for farewell events involving erotic performances.

26 May 2015 - 9:56AM
11 Dec 2014 - 7:59PM
Environment regulator must be more stringent with Hong Kong's mega projects

The Environmental Protection Department's decision to grant an environmental permit to the Airport Authority to build a third runway is set to be challenged.

The Environmental Protection Department's decision to grant an environmental permit to the Airport Authority to build a third runway is set to be challenged.

28 Nov 2014 - 6:07AM
China's traditions make it hard for the rule of law to root

Speculation abounds about how China will turn words into action following last month's fourth plenum of the 18th party congress, which was unprecedented in being devoted to "the rule of law" or "ruling the country by law".

Speculation abounds about how China will turn words into action following last month's fourth plenum of the 18th party congress, which was unprecedented in being devoted to "the rule of law" or "ruling the country by law".

25 Nov 2014 - 5:29AM
Is there no better choice for China than putting a price on peace?

Under the mainland's sprawling domestic security apparatus, numerous dissidents have allegedly been detained ahead of politically sensitive events.

Under the mainland's sprawling domestic security apparatus, numerous dissidents have allegedly been detained ahead of politically sensitive events.

19 Aug 2014 - 4:18AM
Civic choice and nominating committee are not mutually exclusive

Politics is the art of the possible," said Otto von Bismarck, Germany's first chancellor after the Treaty of Versailles. A group of 18 local academics have risen to this challenge in putting forward a proposal for electing the chief executive by universal suffrage in 2017.

Politics is the art of the possible," said Otto von Bismarck, Germany's first chancellor after the Treaty of Versailles. A group of 18 local academics have risen to this challenge in putting forward a proposal for electing the chief executive by universal suffrage in 2017.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM
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18 Feb 2014 - 5:11AM
Legal loophole opens up chance for homeschooling

A legal loophole has opened the way for an increasing number of mainland parents who are disillusioned with the education system, amid more and more reports of child abuse in schools, to follow a controversial overseas practice.

A legal loophole has opened the way for an increasing number of mainland parents who are disillusioned with the education system, amid more and more reports of child abuse in schools, to follow a controversial overseas practice.

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