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Holiday Dream Night

It is 9am, and I am yet to take a sip of my freshly brewed coffee, nor write any entries into my dream journal, but while laying motionless in bed slowly recalling those dreams I had, as well as those dreams I recorded on my iphone over night, it suddenly dawned on me that I had just spent the entire night dreaming of holidays in some way. 178 more words

What does the BILL mean to Indian service companies? - The BILL Assessment Framework

We, the Indian service industry, have been hit with the news of a BILL proposing a crackdown on US immigration. It should not be an exaggeration to state that the Indian services sector has been despondent with the news and people are vexed enough. 2,650 more words

The Language of Refuge

As part of my research on the refugee experience in Hong Kong I’ve been looking more closely at public attitudes towards specific refugee groups, including Chinese refugees who fled for the relative safety of Hong Kong after the Japanese invasion of Canton in October 1938. 1,031 more words

Hong Kong

National Guard and Immigration Control: Trumps Wildcard

Concerns. This is technically a military action on domestic ground. What it means is that in a military state action the US Constitution and the Amendments are suspended due to emergency need. 244 more words

U.S. National Concerns

Chinese Refugee Camps

Following on from my earlier blog posting on the colonial legislation governing Chinese refugee camps, I’ve found a South China Morning Post article from March 1939 which details a new refugee settlement at Fan Uk Ling. 187 more words

Hong Kong

Professor William (Wilhelm) Deman

Whilst working through the World Jewish Congress (WJC) records at the American Jewish Archives, I became intrigued by letters written by Professor William (Wilhelm) Deman… 844 more words

Jewish Refugees

Hong Kong Democracy Advocate Detained in Thailand

Reuters
Wed Oct 5, 2016 | 12:42am EDT

 Student leader Joshua Wong.REUTERS/Tyrone Siu/File Photo file photo

By Cod Satrusayang and Venus Wu… 721 more words