Tag Archives: Occupy Central

WHEN HOUSING BECOMES UNAFFORDABLE FOR THE NEXT GENERATION

Will you sit in the coffee shop and complain? Mommy, that’s what old uncles do. I belong to the Generation X who were taught from young to follow rules – study well, get a good job, and work hard to improve our lives. We don’t talk about dreams. It is a luxury. We talk about increment, promotion, upgrade and social status. We learn from the Occupy Central that Generation Y are not easily contented with just allowances, peers, social media, computer games or high-tech gadgets.

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DEMOCRACY IS DEAD IN HONG KONG; POLICE ARRESTED MORE THAN 500 PROTESTERS

Hong Kong police arrested more than 500 protesters at a sit-in early Wednesday following a huge pro-democracy rally that organisers said mobilised half a million people demanding the right to choose their next leader. The United States gave its support to voices calling for Hong Kong's voters to be given a say in who can run in 2017, while acknowledging that details of the election were still to be set in stone.

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