Hong Kong: Vote LSD on September 9! Punish C.Y. and the corrupt establishment politicians!

Hong Kong: Vote LSD on September 9! Punish C.Y. and the corrupt establishment politicians!

Prepare now for mass struggle – a socialist alternative is needed Dikang, Socialist Action Hong Kong’s Legislative Council elections on September 9 take place against the backdrop of an unprecedented political crisis. Hundreds of thousands of ordinary people have shown their anger at the current state of affairs, joining huge […]

Hong Kong: Massive protest against school brainwashing plan

Hong Kong: Massive protest against school brainwashing plan

90,000 march against government’s new national education curriculum  Dikang, Socialist Action (CWI) in Hong Kong A monster demonstration on Sunday “729” (July 29) completed a disastrous first month for Hong Kong’s new government and its leader, C.Y. Leung. More than 90,000 people – students, parents, teachers and others – packed […]

Hong Kong: 400,000 march against CY Leung on his first day in office

Hong Kong: 400,000 march against CY Leung on his first day in office

The 15th anniversary of the handover of Hong Kong to China sees the largest turnout on the annual July 1 demonstration since 2003 Pasha Wan, Socialist Action (CWI Hong Kong) The demonstration in Hong Kong saw enormous crowds chanting “CY Leung, Quit!” as the new chief executive has recently been […]

Hong Kong: 15 years since the return to Chinese rule

Hong Kong: 15 years since the return to Chinese rule

Still undemocratic, but more unequal than ever Vincent Kolo, chinaworker.info On July 1, as Hong Kong marks the 15th anniversary since its return to Chinese rule, a massive anti-government demonstration will take place. Last year more than 200,000 took part in what, since 2003, has become an annual event. This […]

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 […]