COMPULSORY POLITICAL STUDY FOR ALL

Posted:  July 31, 2012   Like Typhoon Vicente that blew up out of nowhere last week and grew into a super strength storm within two days, the protest over Hong Kong’s new Moral and National Education study plan flared unexpectedly to become yet another major...

July 1, 2012: An Inauspicious Inauguration Day

  Posted:  July 5, 2012   If July 1, 2003 was a watershed event in Hong Kong’s relationship with Beijing, what will follow July 1, 2012?   The Hong Kong and central governments were shocked and alarmed at the half-million marchers who turned out on...

JUNE 2012: Retrospective on a 15-Year Anniversary

  Posted:  June 20, 2012   Anniversaries are occasions for stock-taking and the exercise can hardly be avoided as Hong Kong completes its 15th year under Chinese rule. If all goes according to plan, President Hu Jintao [胡錦濤] will arrive from Beijing in time...