LOSING SIGHT OF THE FOREST FOR THE TREES … ?

  Posted:  April 27, 2011   With Hong Kong’s democracy movement currently adrift between last year’s fractious political reform struggle and the coming 2011-12 election cycle, activists have energy to burn and are putting it to use in a multitude of ways...

BATTLE OF THE BUDGET

  Posted:  March 10, 2011   Rightly hailed for its current coverage of Middle Eastern people power uprisings, the Al Jazeera news network nevertheless failed its first test here on Sunday March 6, while trying to locate the whereabouts of Hong Kong’s own...

PARTY LINE UPDATES: Old Faces, New Beginnings

  Posted:  Feb. 14, 2011   All things considered, Hong Kong hardly seemed in need of any more political groups and parties, but it now has at least five that did not exist a year ago with more yet to be announced.   In the 1960s, a member of the British...