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Oiwan Lam · March, 2012

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

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Latest posts by Oiwan Lam from March, 2012

Taiwan: Failed ‘Made in Taiwan’ Clothing Promise Disappoints

Upon its success in establishing its market, former 'Made-in-Taiwan' fashion brand, Lativ, has decided to relocate its production line overseas. Many of its supporters feel betrayed.

China: Netizens Reactions to North Korea Satellite Launch

On March 27, North Korea announced that it would not abandon its satellite launch in mid April despite U.S. President Barack Obama's high profile visit to South Korea this week....

China: A New Collective Blog

China: A Titanic Nation

China, Taiwan and Hong Kong: What Story can the Number of Votes Tell?

Tibetans, the police and China

China: Sandstorms and Nuclear Tests

China: Turning Duck into Goose

China: Performance on Losing Weight

China: Political Rumors in Beijing

Hong Kong Chief Executive Election: The Pig, the Wolf or Blank Vote?

The Hong Kong Chief Executive "election" is about to take place. Who are the 1200 privileged election committee members going to vote for? The 'Pig', the 'Wolf', a democratic token...

China and Koreas: North Korean Refugees

China: Shanghai International Adult Products Expo

China: Reactions to India's Poor and Homeless

Hong Kong: Indie Music Made Illegal by Contradictory Policies

Contradictory to the government's policy in the development of the cultural and creative industries in Hong Kong, autonomous indie music venues and performances have become targets for harassment by a...

China: Secret Arrest Law Passed

China: End of Chongqin Model Upon the Removal of Bo Xilai?

The former Chinese Communist Party (CCP) leader of Chongqing, Bo Xilai, has been removed from his post and replaced by Vice Premier Zhang Dejiang. Some believe that it signifies the...

Hong Kong: Everyday Misery Unaddressed in Small Circle Mayoral Election

On the eve of the election of the Chief Executive in Hong Kong, a netizen presents a video showing the miserable life of Hong Kong people which hasn't been given...

China: Kony 2012, Chinese Netizen Reactions

China: New Criminal Procedure Law Undermine Human Rights

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