Fri, 10/02/2015 - 15:07 — wol
Neighborhood and Workers Service Centre
Written by: Yat Mu
Edited by: Jessie Kwok
Note: This is an adapted account about a Hong Kong cook, Sai Fai, and how he became politicized during the Umbrella Movement. The original Chinese report was posted on the NWSC (Neighborhood and Workers Service Centre) website.
In 2014, like many people, Sai Fai had to endure pepper and tear gas at one of the the three occupation sites where he worked in Admiralty.
Wed, 09/02/2015 - 17:07 — wol
Recently, excess lead was fund in the tap water system of several public housing estates in Hong Kong. This has raised public concern about water safety and the effectiveness of the monitoring system for public works in Hong Kong.
According to Hong Kong’s relevant regulations, lead materials are banned from use in the water pipe system. Why could the government officials not discover the use of lead welding and plumbing materials earlier? How long have the lead materials been used in the system?
Wed, 06/05/2013 - 03:51 — LabourWorld
Tue, 02/26/2013 - 06:28 — LabourWorld
A signature campaign initiated by the Catholic Justice and Peace Commission of Hong Kong
Sat, 03/24/2012 - 14:45 — LabourWorld
More that thirty groups call for boycott against the "small circle" method of electing the chief executive. They will organize a protest and march to Wan Chai Tower tomorrow.
Here is the detail for the protest:
Starting Point: Southom Playground, Wan Chai (near Exit B2 of Wan Chai MTR station)
Wed, 06/02/2010 - 06:04 — wkf
4月15日「左翼星期四」的題目是「反自由市場的地產財閥」/生）及易汶健（中文大學社會學系研究生）擔任講者，介紹Alice Poon在 2006年出版的《 Land and the Ruling Class in Hong Kong》一書。相信是因為樓價飈升成為熱話的關係，大約四十名聽眾到來，擠滿了序言書室。，由雷永錫（在職社會學人
Wed, 06/02/2010 - 05:56 — wkf
Wed, 06/02/2010 - 04:56 — wkf
Siu Yu-Kwan discusses Marx's rent theory.
Wed, 06/02/2010 - 04:27 — wkf
In this article, Lau Yu-fan analyses the relationship betwe
Wed, 06/02/2010 - 04:22 — wkf
This feature stems from the anti- Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link movement from the beginning of the year. Lots of young people went on the street to protest and the whole of society was shaken. In the name of “development”, real estate developers, with the help of the government, are making huge profits by tearing down affordable housing and replacing it with luxurious apartments. The capitalists are being allowed to exploit the land, as well as the people who live there.