Hong Kong: Another ‘Scrooge’ budget

Hong Kong: Another ‘Scrooge’ budget

Calls for increased welfare spending and affordable housing are deafening, but this government only listens to the rich Dikang, Socialist Action John Tsang’s sixth budget presented at the end of February resembles all the others – stingy beyond belief. Apart from some familiar ‘sweeteners’ – electricity and rent rebates – […]

Hong Kong: Hunger strike for union rights

Hong Kong: Hunger strike for union rights

HKSM driving instructors sacked for forming trade union – show your solidarity! Jaco, Socialist Action (CWI) in Hong Kong Three driving instructors, two of whom have been sacked, from Hong Kong School of Motoring (HKSM), started a hunger strike on 21 January in protest at the company’s brutal union busting […]

130,000 people march in Hong Kong on New Year’s Day

130,000 people march in Hong Kong on New Year’s Day

Marchers demand Chief Executive CY Leung’s resignation and one person one vote Dikang, Socialist Action (CWI in Hong Kong) An estimated 130,000 joined protest marches on 1 January against Hong Kong’s leader Leung Chun-ying, also known as “CY”. His government is just six months old and the New Year’s Day […]

Hong Kong: Support the struggle of migrant workers

Hong Kong: Support the struggle of migrant workers

For international solidarity – fight back against capitalism! Demonstrate in support of migrant workers’ rights on Sunday 16 December Sociaist Action (CWI Hong Kong) reporters Hong Kong is paradise for the super-rich and hell for ordinary workers, especially domestic workers who do “3D jobs” – dirty, difficult and dangerous! SUNDAY 16 […]

An International Day of Action for Legal Abortion in Ireland

An International Day of Action for Legal Abortion in Ireland

Hong Kong protest at Irish Consulate Wednesday 21 November, following death of Savita Halappanavar Time: Nov 21 (Wed) 2pm Meeting point: Admiratly MTR Exit F Protest venue: Consulate of Ireland. Suite 1408, Two Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Hong Kong Contact: Sally 9418 9988 An International Day of Action for Legal […]