Prince Wong Ji-yuet is an ordinary Form Six student who is sitting the DSE exam in less than a year. While studying hard for the big test, she has been sleeping on the streets at night and going to school during the day for more than a month.
Occupy Central has been going on for almost 50 days.What do you want to tell your parents and teachers about the movement? Here are some thoughts.
Carrie Lam calls for an end to Occupy, warning that police will make arrests as needed, but the protesters remain defiant
Mike Rowse says demonstrators are fired up by social injustices in Hong Kong
Tunisia, birthplace of the Jasmine Revolution, has less confidence in democracy these days. According to the Pew Research Centre's Global Attitudes Project, just 48 per cent of Tunisians now say democracy is preferable to other kinds of government. A 2012 poll showed 63 per cent favoured a...
Chris Patten, who ran Hong Kong before it was handed back to Beijing in 1997, told a panel of British lawmakers yesterday that he believes China is "in breach of" Hong Kong’s Basic Law, its de-facto constitution, in its attempts to restrict democracy, and that it is Britain's business
While Occupy has received a lot of criticism, I was glad to see Young Post acknowledging that there are advantages, as well as disadvantages.
No one can question Philip Chan's devotion to Hong Kong. The footballer scored two goals to help Hong Kong reach the knock-out stages at the Asian Games. But rather than celebrate, when he came back he joined the Occupy protest at Admiralty.
Pan-democratic lawmakers are continuing their discussion on whether to resign from the legislature. Their resignation would trigger by-elections that would serve as a form of referendum to gain public views on reform.
With tents to rent, a study zone, WiFi, and a growing art movement, the pro-democracy movement has evolved into a functional utopian collective