Henry Lui

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29 Jun 2017 “To take the branch for the root” is one of those wonderful Chinese idioms that don’t translate quite well, but are applicable to many situations. Used to describe things done contrary to logical order, this idiom can indeed be applied to Hong Kong.
06 Jun 2017 Each week, two of our readers debate a hot topic in a parliamentary-style debate that doesn’t necessarily reflect their personal viewpoint. This week’s topic is ...
25 May 2017 From white supremacists to Hong Kong’s separatists, nationalism has long been associated with the irrational hatred of outsiders and the irrational love for one’s homeland.
15 Dec 2016 HSBC is accused of destroying the family unit and offending the entire population of Hong Kong… by displaying rainbow-coloured lion statues outside their headquarters.
17 Nov 2016 As the world comes to terms with the results of the US elections, it has become evident that the progressive left’s efforts to drive social change have not caught on with the uneducated white working class.
20 Oct 2016 United States is no doubt the world’s largest military force. In 2014, it spent US$580 billion on the military – twice as much as the combined figure for China, Russia, and Saudi Arabia.
07 Oct 2016 Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump went head-to-head in the first US presidential debate last week. We asked our readers what debating tips they learned from the two candidates ...
28 Sep 2016 Today marks the second anniversary of the Occupy Central protests, so Young Post asked our readers for their thoughts on its impact so far.
22 Sep 2016 Localism is gaining momentum in Hong Kong – as can be seen by the fact that there are now six localist candidates in the Legislative Council.

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