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Oiwan Lam · June, 2014

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 June, 2014

Hong Kong Lawyers Protest in Black Against Chinese Government's White Paper

Meet Xiaobing, the (Fun? Annoying? Creepy?) Chatbot Taking Over China's Weibo

Microsoft's artificial intelligence robot, which is modeled after a 16-year-old girl, has found new life on Twitter-like Sina Weibo after being blocked on messaging app WeChat earlier this month.

Farmers in China's Guangdong Province Are Buzzing About ‘Delicious’ Locusts

‘A Shift From Surveillance Mode to Elimination Mode’ in China

Hong Kong Is ‘Haunted’ by China's ‘One Country, Two Systems’ White Paper

People in Hong Kong Have a Legitimate Reason to Freak Out When Facebook Is Down

Denial-of-service attacks in Hong Kong have recently targeted an online referendum on democratic reform and a media outlet critical of Beijing. Some suspect mainland China are behind the attacks.

Hundreds of Thousands of Hong Kongers Are Defying China and Demanding the Right to Nominate Their Next Leader

A total of 700,000 people have already voted in an unofficial referendum on democratic electoral reform, despite condemnation from China and massive DDoS attacks against the website.

China and Hong Kong Are Supposed to Be ‘One Country, Two Systems.’ Someone Remind China

The Sino-British Joint Declaration gave Hong Kong a high degree of autonomy from China. A recently released white paper from Beijing is seen as a threat to that autonomy.

Cloudflare CEO Updates DDoS Attacks on Civic Referendum in Hong Kong

Have a Corrupt Foreign Company in China? ‘You Should Leave Now’

China's Dog Meat Festival – Cruelty or Culture?

Animal rights activists in China are campaigning hard to ban the consumption of dog meat, but traditionalists and dog meat lovers say that it infringes on their culture and rights.

Mass Protest in Guangzhou, China

China: Keyboard Supermen and Angry Youth 2.0

Want to be a Government Bureaucrat in China?

China: Chronology of Tiananmen Crackdown Revealed in Wikileaks’ Cables

China: Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case

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