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A Tale of Two Riots: Ferguson, MO & Mongkok, Hong Kong

This week riots erupted in Ferguson, Missouri after a grand jury there chose not to indict police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown. 388 more words

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Hong Kong, China

In the midst of it, Hong Kong feels so relentlessly urban. It is almost startling to see the rolling hills and sheltered bays from above. 12 more words


HONG KONG: Hong Kong police clear Mongkok protest site

Hong Kong authorities cleared street barricades set up by pro-democracy protesters in Mongkok shopping district for a second day Wednesday, after a night of clashes in which police arrested 116 people. 67 more words


Ming the Minibus saves Santa!

Ming the Minibus Saves Santa

Today we read a great story by the author, Thomas Beckett, about Ming the Minibus! 

I really enjoyed the story, did you?  92 more words


Occupational Art

Published on ocula.com, November 2014

A hastily cobbled together barricade dissects Connaught Road. It signals the beginning of the Occupy Central zone where for over eight weeks one of Hong Kong’s main CBD roads has been blocked to all traffic in a pro democracy protest that, in its first few weeks, brought the city to a stand still and captured international attention. 1,835 more words


Hong Kong Disney, 2014

Disney is Disney, but for each time we’ve been there (thrice in the past 4 years), there’s always been something new. Last year we saw Toy Story Land and Grizzly Gulch, and this time around we had Mystic Point. 518 more words

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Michael Ying: Former Esprit CEO

Michael Ying was born in Hong Kong in 1949. Of humble means he started his career as an ordinary laborer in a manufacturing garment factory. He made his way up to receiving clients, of which one of them was Esprit. 126 more words