China’s Might Prevents Muslim Nations from Criticizing It, Mahathir Says

This article first appeared in Radio Free Asia on 27 September 2019
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China’s economic and military strength may have prevented Muslim nations from criticizing its repression of the ethnic Uyghur minority, and Southeast Asian nations from questioning Beijing’s increasingly assertive actions in the South China Sea, Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir said. Continue reading “China’s Might Prevents Muslim Nations from Criticizing It, Mahathir Says”

Hong Kong: Arbitrary arrests, brutal beatings and torture in police detention revealed

This article first appeared in www.amnesty.org on 19 September 2019
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The Hong Kong police’s heavy-handed crowd-control response on the streets has been livestreamed for the world to see. Much less visible is the plethora of police abuses against protesters that take place out of sight. Continue reading “Hong Kong: Arbitrary arrests, brutal beatings and torture in police detention revealed”

How China Unleashed Twitter Trolls to Discredit Hong Kong’s Protesters

By Raymond Zhong, Steven Lee Myers and Jin Wu, The New York Times

This article first appeared in The New York Times on 18 September 2019
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Is the US behind Hong Kong’s protest movement?

By Vincent Kolo, chinaworker.info

This article first appeared in chinaworker.info on 14 September 2019
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Chinese regime’s propaganda is riddled with contradictions Continue reading “Is the US behind Hong Kong’s protest movement?”

Hong Kong: China’s ultra-repressive agenda is fomenting revolution

by Dikang, chinaworker.info

This article first appeared in chinaworker.info on 8 September 2019
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Police violence dictated from above fuels unprecedented mass anger Continue reading “Hong Kong: China’s ultra-repressive agenda is fomenting revolution”

Hong Kong Government offers fake concession, prepares to escalate repression

This article first appeared in chinaworker.info on 6 September 2019
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The following is the text of a leaflet issued by Socialist Action (CWI in Hong Kong) for the coming days of mass protests: Continue reading “Hong Kong Government offers fake concession, prepares to escalate repression”

Hong Kong trade union activist Nathan Leung victimised by HSBC

This article first appeared in worldsocialist.net on 13 September 2019
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Sacked after participating in September general strike Continue reading “Hong Kong trade union activist Nathan Leung victimised by HSBC”