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Hong Kong protesters hunker down as they celebrate first month of dissent

Full Comment’s Araminta Wordsworth brings you a daily round-up of quality punditry from across the globe. Today: Protesters in Hong Kong are marking the one-month anniversary of their sit-ins as their Umbrella Revolution appears to be entering the middle game. 775 more words

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Will CY Leung give keynote speech at the London Dinner on 30 October?

My response to comment in SCMP by Howard Winn, 24 October 2014.

It is still not known whether Hong Kong Chief Executive C Y Leung will visit London during the current crisis. 624 more words

Hong Kong Politics

Britain failed to ensure democracy in Hong Kong -- But that misstep may be corrected now

By Stuart Leavenworth
McClatchy Foreign Staff

HONG KONG Shortly before midnight on June 30, 1997, a Chinese national flag replaced the Union Jack in Hong Kong, marking the end of British colonial rule. 1,817 more words

LEGCO VOTE ON PROBE INTO C Y LEUNG

Hong Kong ‘lucky’ China has not stopped protests, says CY Leung
Financial Times, 20 October 2014

http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/3f6f1c74-584b-11e4-a31b-00144feab7de.html?siteedition=uk#axzz3H9VY6UJc

On 17 October pro-Hong Kong government legislators voted down a bid by pan-democrats to launch an investigation into the GBP4 million payment to Chief Executive C Y Leung by an Australian company, UGL. 552 more words

Hong Kong Politics

LEGCO PRO-GOVERNMENT COUNCILLORS VOTE DOWN PROBE INTO LEUNG'S CONDUCT

On 17 October pro-government legislators voted down a bid by democrats to launch a Legco Panel investigation into the GBP4 million payment to Chief Executive C Y Leung by UGL. 212 more words

Hong Kong Politics

Leung Preaches History to Students From Hong Kong Mansion

Comment on Bloomberg report

Leung Preaches History to Students From Hong Kong Mansion

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-10-23/leung-preaches-history-to-students-from-hong-kong-mansion.html

24 October 2014

C Y Leung says that ‘‘Many of these students haven’t been educated, have not been taught on the Basic Law” 318 more words

Hong Kong Politics

Hong Kong: Chief Executive's Accusation That Pro-Democracy Groups are Run by "Foreign Forces" is Ridiculous

By Heather Timmons

HONG KONG—There’s an easy explanation for the protests that continue to paralyze parts of Hong Kong, after thwarting a police crackdown over the weekend… 689 more words