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Oiwan Lam · February, 2013

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 February, 2013

Defying the Government, Chinese Families Resurrect Graves

Scores of families have fought back against a controversial campaign in China's central Henan province to raze millions of graves for farmland by re-erecting their ancestors' resting places during the...

Taiwan Politician Tries, Quits Sina Weibo

Is Sports Illustrated's Swimsuit Spread Racist?

Hope on Horizon for Gays in China

Japan-China War's Possible Economic Fallout

China: Foreign Men Are More Romantic

Sina Weibo to ‘Great Firewall’ Architect: Get Lost

North Korea's Nuclear Slap on the Chinese New Year

While the Chinese were celebrating their Lunar New Year, Pyongyang launched their third underground nuclear test just 100km away from their border with China. So far the Chinese government's response...

Politics Rings Loudly in Chinese Academia

Sina Weibo Blocks Chinese Premier's Name

Tibetans Rap for Respect

Hong Kong Activist Jailed for Burning Chinese Flag

A Hong Kong activist was sentenced to nine months in prison on Thursday for burning and defacing the Chinese flag and the Hong Kong flag during two separate demonstrations against...

When Sex is Just the “Room Thing”

Anti-Japan Education in China

Taiwan: Who Misled Noam Chomsky?

Noam Chomsky's support for an anti-media monopoly campaign in Taiwan has recently been spun into a story of the intentional distortion of Chomsky's position by activists because the placard has...

China: Police Pressure Whistleblower to Expose Source

The whistleblower of the sex tapes scandal in Chongqing, Zhu Ruifeng, is being pressured by the Chongqing police to surrender the original tapes of the 7 sex videos implicating eleven...

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