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The Umbrella Revolution – A Uniquely Hong Kong Protest at Occupy Central

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[vc_row type=”full_width_background” bg_position=”left top” bg_repeat=”no-repeat” text_color=”dark” text_align=”left” top_padding=”0″ bottom_padding=”10″][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]The Occupy Central movement in Hong Kong.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row type=”full_width_background” bg_position=”left top” bg_repeat=”no-repeat” text_color=”dark” text_align=”left” bottom_padding=”20″][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text] #OccupyCentral “Do you hear the people sing? Singing the song of angry men!” So goes one of the most recognisable songs from Les Misérables. Singing the…

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New Beginnings and Notions of Home

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[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]A young boy ponders life whilst tending the family snack store in Lei Yue Mun, a fishing village in Hong Kong.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text] Dispatches from Hong Kong Sorry for the lack of updates on Handcarry Only recently. Its been a bit of a wind whirl on the personal front. In…

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Kyoto Again At Last

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It was over a decade ago that I had last been to Kyoto, Japan and the only memory I had of the place was an onigiri (rice ball wrapped in seaweed) that I bought from a 7-11 store and bits of the Nijo-jo, a wooden castle in the centre of the city. Suffice to say, there was a lot of the city I did not see the first time round. Fast forward a good 14 years and I find myself fresh off the plane and on the streets on Kyoto once again.

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