Stories about Hong Kong (China) from April, 2008
Mo bu yen from inmediahk.net wrote a citizen report about the government's preparation for the coming of Olympic torch – Shit, the Holy torch is coming to town [zh].
5 protest posters have been circulated via e-mails and twitter among friends. 1. Olympic workers; 2. Olympic silencing; 3. Olympics and June 4; 4. Olympic GFW; 5. Olympic erection.
Charles Mok the Hong Kong Chapter of Net Respect for promoting user’s code of ethics.
Danish artist Jens Galschiot has been denied for entering Hong Kong as he is planning to attend a peaceful demonstration during the Olympic Torch relay. Galschiot has made a sculpture called “pillar of shame” after the June 4 incident. Kursk criticized that the HK government added one more shame to...
A death in Hong Kong is a blog set up by concerned Filipinos who are demanding a proper investigation to the mysterious death of a Filipina domestic helper in Hong Kong
David Webb posted an article that have been rejected by the Journal of Law Society in Hong Kong. The article discusses about the history of Tibet and the issue of self-determination.
A sweatshop report against a Hong Kong company was interpreted as an Olympics conspiracy. More from interlocals.net.
Apart from the Tibet issue, Alex also found the Olympic Torch journey unspeakable [zh]. The Olympic cannot be politicized but everything about it is political.
Diumanpark described the seizing of Olympic torch by protesters as Pre-Olympic sport[zh].
Fongyun commented on the Chinese security staffs in guarding the Olympic torch away from protesters. The blogger pointed out that Australian media were correct after all [zh], China did send out military police for guarding Olympic torch.
Kursk continued to explain why he urged for boycotting Olympics [zh].
Diumanpark agreed that Olympic shouldn't be politicized, however, it is related to people's aspiration for justice [zh].
Kursk writes in his blog that he will boycott Beijing Olympic to protest against the arrest of Hu Jia [zh].
A famous artist, Pang Jun, was driven away by security guards when he was sketching on the street in downtown Central. Duimanpark criticized the property management guideline that forces the security guard to act unreasonably [zh].
Hegelchong posted two youtube videos for remembering two great pop song singers, Leslie Cheung and Danny Chan, in Hong Kong [zh].