Letters | Nurses and patients in Hong Kong need a dose of mutual respect

Staffing shortages may have taken a toll on how nurses communicate with patients, and resulted in an over-reliance on trainees and assistants.

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Letters | It was protest violence that finally made Carrie Lam listen

A subset of marchers resorted to violence only after a million-strong protest failed to get the chief executive to back down on the unpopular and contentious extradition bill.

A subset of marchers resorted to violence only after a million-strong protest failed to get the chief executive to back down on the unpopular and contentious extradition bill.

25 Jun 2019 - 8:00AM
It was protest violence that finally made Carrie Lam listen
Letters | Hongkongers should not stop at defence in quest for rights

The government’s shelving of the extradition bill has been celebrated by some as a victory, but it is not enough to stop the erosion of civil rights in Hong Kong.

The government’s shelving of the extradition bill has been celebrated by some as a victory, but it is not enough to stop the erosion of civil rights in Hong Kong.

25 Jun 2019 - 7:30AM
Hongkongers should not stop at defence in quest for rights
Letters | Why young people in Hong Kong distrust the police and government

After being fired on with tear gas and labelled ‘rioters’, don’t expect Hong Kong’s disaffected youth to gain any more faith in its politics.

After being fired on with tear gas and labelled ‘rioters’, don’t expect Hong Kong’s disaffected youth to gain any more faith in its politics.

24 Jun 2019 - 1:00PM
Why young people in Hong Kong distrust the police and government
Letters | Why protest scenes may leave Hong Kong mentally scarred

Studies have shown a sharp uptick in mental health issues following the 2014 Occupy protests, so recent events may make a public health response necessary

Studies have shown a sharp uptick in mental health issues following the 2014 Occupy protests, so recent events may make a public health response necessary

24 Jun 2019 - 8:00AM
Why protest scenes may leave Hong Kong mentally scarred
Letters | Bravo Hongkongers for fighting the good fight of democracy
24 Jun 2019 - 1:30AM
Letters | AI idea from US democrat could work for ageing Hong Kong

Andrew Yang, a US Democratic presidential hopeful, proposes taxing AI and robots. Hong Kong can use such creative taxation to counter the AI jobs threat and cushion the blow for its rapidly ageing society

Andrew Yang, a US Democratic presidential hopeful, proposes taxing AI and robots. Hong Kong can use such creative taxation to counter the AI jobs threat and cushion the blow for its rapidly ageing society

23 Jun 2019 - 3:00PM
AI idea from US democrat could work for ageing Hong Kong
Letters | Why Hong Kong protesters must choose compromise over anarchy

To preserve the rule of law, Hong Kong cannot condone the violence of a minority of protesters.

To preserve the rule of law, Hong Kong cannot condone the violence of a minority of protesters.

23 Jun 2019 - 1:00PM
Why Hong Kong protesters must choose compromise over anarchy
Letters | Hongkongers have found their voice, just in time for elections

Hongkongers walked against the extradition bill to find their voice, and many expect to speak through the ballot boxes

Hongkongers walked against the extradition bill to find their voice, and many expect to speak through the ballot boxes

22 Jun 2019 - 1:00PM
Hongkongers have found their voice, just in time for elections
24 Jun 2019 - 11:27AM
Seven myths about the Hong Kong extradition bill
22 Jun 2019 - 8:00AM
Use extradition bill to teach critical thinking and polite debate
21 Jun 2019 - 1:05PM
Extradition protests prove deep China ties must be nurtured
Letters | Extradition protests taking a mental toll on Hong Kong youth

Young people struggling with concerns about their future and feelings of helplessness need safe spaces, empathetic listeners and help to better engage with the community

Young people struggling with concerns about their future and feelings of helplessness need safe spaces, empathetic listeners and help to better engage with the community

21 Jun 2019 - 11:00AM
Extradition protests taking a mental toll on Hong Kong youth
21 Jun 2019 - 9:00AM
Gay sex tape scandals: a trend Malaysian politics must give up
Letters | Extradition protests left Hong Kong stronger, time now to move on

The people have spoken, the government has apologised, and Hong Kong has come out stronger for it. Now it’s time to move on, as a community

The people have spoken, the government has apologised, and Hong Kong has come out stronger for it. Now it’s time to move on, as a community

21 Jun 2019 - 8:00AM
Extradition protests left Hong Kong stronger, time now to move on
Letters | Why Asean must stand united as US-China trade war escalates

Asean member states are being wooed by both China and the US. At the bloc’s 34th summit in Bangkok, a statement opposing the march towards a new cold war would be helpful.

Asean member states are being wooed by both China and the US. At the bloc’s 34th summit in Bangkok, a statement opposing the march towards a new cold war would be helpful.

20 Jun 2019 - 11:00AM
Why Asean must stand united as US-China trade war escalates
20 Jun 2019 - 8:00AM
Hong Kong government has failed to make people feel protected
Letters | Another trade war is brewing as Asia fights back over plastic waste

The planet is only just waking up to the problems that plastics cause, a reader writes – but what is to be done?

The planet is only just waking up to the problems that plastics cause, a reader writes – but what is to be done?

20 Jun 2019 - 4:54AM
Another trade war is brewing as Asia fights back over plastic waste
Letters | Hong Kong asylum seekers and refugees have little to celebrate

By denying refugees the chance to integrate here, Hong Kong is denying its own multicultural history

By denying refugees the chance to integrate here, Hong Kong is denying its own multicultural history

20 Jun 2019 - 11:16AM
Hong Kong asylum seekers and refugees have little to celebrate
Letters | Hong Kong protesters, don’t push your luck

Not satisfied with the suspension of the extradition bill, protesters are demanding its complete withdrawal. If unrest gets out of hand, it could trigger Article 18 of the Basic Law.

Not satisfied with the suspension of the extradition bill, protesters are demanding its complete withdrawal. If unrest gets out of hand, it could trigger Article 18 of the Basic Law.

19 Jun 2019 - 7:30AM
Hong Kong protesters, don’t push your luck