“Release Lin Dong” demand Hong Kong protesters

“Release Lin Dong” demand Hong Kong protesters

NGO activist seized during Dongguan shoe workers’ mass strike • To fight for unpaid social insurance contributions is not a crime! Socialist Action reporters in Hong Kong Protesters gathered outside the Central Government’s Liaison Office in Hong Kong on Wednesday May 14 to protest against the detention of 27-year-old Lin […]

Protest to demand release of labour activist Lin Dong

Protest to demand release of labour activist Lin Dong

Lin Dong was arrested on 22 April for supporting Dongguan’s massive Yue Yuen strike chinaworker.info HONG KONG: Members of Socialist Action (CWI) and LSD legislator ‘Long Hair’ Leung Kwok-hung protested at Adidas, Nike and Timberland stores in Hong Kong’s busy Times Square shopping precinct on May Day. They demanded the […]

Hong Kong: Refugees fighting an unfair system

Hong Kong: Refugees fighting an unfair system

Occupations in Wan Chai and Central against government’s corrupt outsourcing system Interview with Refugee Union chairman Raymond by Bas Solomon of Socialist Action (CWI in Hong Kong) Refugees in Hong Kong are united, and refuse to be ignored anymore. On January 27, a few dozen refugees established the Refugee Union, and within […]

Hong Kong: Erwiana returns to face new ordeal

Hong Kong: Erwiana returns to face new ordeal

Hong Kong and Indonesian governments should also stand trial over migrant workers’ rights Socialist Action reporters in Hong Kong The return of Erwiana Sulistyaningsih to Hong Kong is a major event for the city’s 330,000 migrant domestic workers. Erwiana arrived from Indonesia along with family members and supporters on 7 […]

Hong Kong: The fight for women’s rights

Hong Kong: The fight for women’s rights

Sexism, discriminatory laws and poverty hit women hard in China’s richest city Sally Tang Mei-ching and Vincent Kolo, chinaworker.info For the fourth year in a row Socialist Action (CWI in Hong Kong) took the initiative to a public rally on International Women’s Day (IWD), Saturday 8 March, to gather women […]