Drugged and shackled in Chinese detention – an old column from 2002

Drugged and shackled in Chinese detention – an old column from 2002

Reports about the forced drugging and torture of Chinese rights lawyers in detention remind me of an interview I did with rights activist Ni Yulan back in 2002. This was my column from 28 August 2002 in the now defunkt HKiMail newspaper.

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A Love Song to Hong Kong: Tat Ming Pair August 18 2012

A Love Song to Hong Kong: Tat Ming Pair August 18 2012

I’m really looking forward to going to the Tat Ming Pair 30th anniversary concert next week and thought I’d post this piece I wrote after going to see Tat Ming in 2012, at the height of the anti-National Education campaign. If things seemed tumultuous then, Hong Kong has been through so much more in the more than four years since then!

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