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Oiwan Lam · February, 2009

a media activist, researcher and educator currently based in Hong Kong. my chinese writings are in and my twitter account is @oiwan.

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Latest posts by Oiwan Lam from February, 2009

Hong Kong: Budget report: university students on sale!

Financial Secretary of Hong Kong John Tsang made the budget speech for the fiscal year 2009-2010 at the Legislative Council on 25 of February. This is the first budget report...

China: From Red Guards to Cyber-vigilantism to where next?

China: Harnessing human search engines for government use

China: Bush maize ad

China: Reactions on the auction of stolen bronze relics

China: A hard place to defend

Japan: Pop-culture mashup

Japan and South Korea: Cheap Won Draws Japanese Shoppers

China: Control 2.0 Mastermind

China: Closer Look at the 50 Cent Party Member

China: Eluding the Cat Investigation, Netizen's Power or Government PR?

In response to the netizens’ talks and comments about the “eluding cat” incident, the Yunnan provincial Publicity Department's Press and Publication Administration decided to form an investigative committee on Feb...

Japan: Internet paranoia

South Korea: Suicides and Statistics

China: TV News Broadcasting Suicide

China: Fabricated Yuan Story

China: Chemical Additives in Mengniu Milk Prohibited

China: Who stabbed the blogger ProState in Flames?

Japan: Art of Non-debate

China: Eluding Cat Kills himself in Jail

Hong Kong: Network Mobilization Against Religious Hegemony

Yesterday (Feb 15), more than 800 people participated in a demonstration against Christian Right Wing in Hong Kong. The rally has no traditional NGO back up and it is mainly...

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