October 20, 2005
Daily linklets 20th October
The Hu's in control edition...
Beijing issues a white paper declaring that there will be no barbarian-style democracy so long as the Chinese Communist Party stands. And maybe that goes for the Big Lychee too, judging by the Hong Kong Governmentâs exciting proposed constitutional reforms, released â“ by one of those uncanny, cosmic coincidences â“ on the same day.posted by Simon on 10.20.05 at 04:47 PM in the Daily linklets category.
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China, democracy and a place called Taishi
Excerpt: There have been two related developments in China's halting steps towards "democracy" in recent times. The first concerns a small village called Taishi. The excellent ESWN blog has a full chronology of events at Taishi....
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Hemlock might check to see what party the current District Council Functional Constituency Rep in LegCo belongs to.
There's a reason that James Tien isn't going to smash up his 911 over this proposal.posted by: Tom - Daai Tou Laam on 10.20.05 at 05:27 PM [permalink]
By the way, if Hong Kong's education secretary were to come up with a standardized MP3 device for higher education, might we call it the 'Arthropod'?posted by: HK Dave on 10.20.05 at 05:58 PM [permalink]