Hong Kong migrant domestic workers speak out

Hong Kong migrant domestic workers speak out

Three women from the Philippines talk to Socialist magazine about their experiences of working abroad, economic hardship and discrimination Grace Pastorfide, migrant worker and supporter of Socialist Action There are 301,000 migrant workers living in Hong Kong. Most come from Indonesia and the Philippines, but there are also smaller numbers […]

Hong Kong: ‘Small circle’ election self-destructs

Hong Kong: ‘Small circle’ election self-destructs

Mass struggle needed for genuine and fair elections and the end of tycoon rule Editorial from Socialist magazine (CWI in China, Hong Kong and Taiwan) Popular anger over scandals around the political figures – Donald Tsang Yam-kuen and Henry Tang Ying-yen – and against the March 25 pseudo elections was […]

Hong Kong: Apple Daily advert – We’ve had enough of racism!

Hong Kong: Apple Daily advert – We’ve had enough of racism!

We need united struggle for democratic rights, more money to healthcare and education, and a real future for youth! Yu Wai Pan, Youth Against Racism Today’s advertisement in Apple Daily, attacking mainlanders, represents a new low point for racist statements and political activism in Hong Kong. Hong Kong’s politics is […]

China: CWI’s Zhang Shujie spoke at hearing in Sweden’s parliament

China: CWI’s Zhang Shujie spoke at hearing in Sweden’s parliament

How the security police operate CWI reporters in Stockholm “I was warned that I could get several years in prison for ‘contact with a banned organization’ and for ‘crimes related to national security.’ Zhang Shujie, a socialist from China, gave witness at a hearing at the Swedish parliament on Thursday. […]

‘Long Hair’ to attend Stockholm hearing on state repression in China

‘Long Hair’ to attend Stockholm hearing on state repression in China

LSD legislator from Hong Kong to speak in support of young socialist Zhang Shujie, forced to flee China chinaworker.info Hong Kong legislator ‘Long Hair’ Leung Kwok-hung is in Sweden to attend a seminar in the Riksdag (parliament) on state repression in China. The seminar on Thursday 26 January is hosted […]