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Society & Politics

Police cancel recruitment talk amid student opposition

  • 2015-11-02

By Jennie Tang   A police recruitment talk planned to be held at Hong Kong Baptist University was cancelled after the Student Union voiced strong opposition. The Student Union said it welcomes the cancellation and it would act against any police recruitment on campus until the police apologise for their violent acts during the Occupy …

No sex in the dorms?

  • 2014-05-05
  • 2014-05-05

Western attitudes add fuel to the controversy of whether sexual behaviours should be allowed in HKBU residence halls.

Be playful and make mistakes

  • 2014-05-05
  • 2014-05-05

Traditional Chinese-style parenting tells us to obey the rules and behave, but Mr Lawrence Cheng Tan-shui urged the city's youth to “be playful” in a commencement talk at the Education Studies Department. A Baptist College graduate, Mr Cheng landed his career in the entertainment industry since 1978. Described by the host as “a man with …

Pro-democracy heavyweights drive the centenary debate

  • 2014-03-17
  • 2014-03-17

Two veteran legislators went to great lengths to outwit each other in a debate to celebrate the centenary of Hong Kong University’s Debating Society Formally-clad legislative councilors engaged in a verbal showdown as they eloquently expressed their views on different issues and skillfully challenged those of others. The arena was not the Legislative Council complex, …

Telling stories to alter victims’ lives

  • 2014-03-17
  • 2014-03-17

Narrative therapy helps victims of sexual harassment overcome traumatic experiences through storytelling techniques.

Letter from the Editor : What Mr Noel Biderman has in store for the glitzy city?

  • 2013-12-15
  • 2013-12-15

  In the December issue, we talk to Mr Noel Biderman, founder and CEO of the controversial infidelity website Ashley Madison, about why he has decided to tap into the Hong Kong market and what he has in store for the glitzy city. We also delve into the city’s raging debate on the extramarital dating …