Letters to the editor

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In a poll in 2016, only 32 per cent of Americans said that they have “a great deal” or “a fair amount” of trust in the mainstream media. The number is especially low among Republican voters, with only 14 per cent of them saying they trust the mainstream media.
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Recently, France became the only country to introduce a law to ban plastic dishware. The law will come into effect in 2020, after which all disposable utensils must be made of biological materials.
I am writing to express my views on your article, “Tear into your art” (Young Post, August 25). It’s about Lee Sing-man, or “Uncle man”, the King of Paper-craft.
A recent news article says researchers believe that your problem solving skills aren’t really related to how “intelligent” you are.
Hong Kong is an international city, and having a good education is essential. So students seem to be glued to their books all the time.
There’s a saying: As long as there is a dream, there is hope. To make my dream come true, I have to strive for excellence.
When Zhang Dejiang came to Hong Kong last month, 5,000 policemen were on standby because there were “potential risks of riots”. This is ridiculous!
Bullying is a serious problem, no matter which country you live in. That’s where a programme called KiVa comes in. It’s an anti-bullying programme from Finland, and it seems to really work.
Nowadays many teenagers have difficulties making new friends. They are probably too shy and introverted. In fact, it’s not difficult to make new friends.
I watched the now-famous video about maths triangles. It has got a lot of students talking.