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Beijing's 'Zero Tolerance' Warning on Independence Raises Questions in Hong Kong

By Lam Kwok-lap
This article first appeared in Radio Free Asia on 6 March 2018
Link to original article: HERE

A top Chinese official sent out a warning to Hong Kong on Tuesday that Beijing will adopt a “zero tolerance” policy towards anyone advocating independence for the former British colony, a political stance that is seen as a threat to national security. 798 more words


The bill of grievances contained in the immortal Declaration of Independence could be extended by our own citizens in modern times, had they the stomach for it. 565 more words

Saturday In The Psalms—Childlike Not Childish

Lord, my heart is not haughty… (Psalm 131:1).

This psalm is only three verses long, but they are three verses of immense trust in God. 258 more words

What I use to control my computer with no hands?

After my 4 months stay in the hospital (which, by the way, had no WiFi), my mind was already taking on stock on how I can get back into my computer without the use of my hands. 463 more words

No Passenger

No need for trust,

I’ve control over direction.

Steer unto daybreak

remembering affections.

No moving me to weep,

but help finding peace.

Would you believe… 100 more words


Independence Part 2

A sharp pain wakes you. A sliver of early morning light blinds you as your eyes struggle to open. One does not and the other scans your surroundings. 1,109 more words


Sound Recording: "Impossible Dream" by Andy Williams

If this were the only poem ever written it alone, in yours foolie’s opinion, would justify the existence of the art.

“The Impossible Dream” by Andy Williams (2:44): 17 more words