Stop the execution of Satinah!

Stop the execution of Satinah!

Case reveals shocking plight of migrant workers on death row in Saudi Arabia Socialist Action reporters in Hong Kong HONG KONG: Around 40 migrant workers and their supporters staged a manifestation outside Saudi Arabia’s consulate in Wan Chai to call for clemency for Satinah Binti Jumadi Ahmad from Indonesia who […]

Hong Kong asylum seekers in occupation of welfare offices

Hong Kong asylum seekers in occupation of welfare offices

Newly formed refugee union stages sit-in protests against aid group ISS-HK over unfair treatment Vincent Kolo, chinaworker.info Sit-in protests by up to 100 asylum seekers in Hong Kong entered their third day on Thursday 13 February. Chinaworker.info met the members of the newly formed Refugee Union at the Prince Edward […]

Hong Kong migrant workers: “Time to organise!”

Hong Kong migrant workers: “Time to organise!”

The Erwiana scandal has shaken Hong Kong says migrant rights campaigner Eman Villanueva Vincent Kolo, chinaworker.info “Domestic workers in Hong Kong see Erwiana as an epitome of themselves,” says Eman Villanueva, a veteran campaigner for migrant workers’ rights who is also the Vice-Chair of the Filipino Migrant Workers’ Union in […]

Socialist Action hosts successful forum on democracy, struggle and socialism

Socialist Action hosts successful forum on democracy, struggle and socialism

From Indonesia to the United States – wide range of speakers and topics Dikang, Socialist Action (CWI) in Hong Kong Socialist Action’s first ever ‘Forum of Struggle’ at City University in Kowloon Tong was a clear success with over 60 participants, mostly students and young people, attending various sessions over […]

Hong Kong: ‘One Billion Rising’ protest for migrant rights

Hong Kong: ‘One Billion Rising’ protest for migrant rights

Up to 1,000 migrant domestic workers in synchronised dancing and manifestation demanding end to discriminatory laws and violence Socialist Action reporters It rained in Hong Kong on Sunday 9 February, at times heavily. But this did not dampen the enthusiasm of the massed ranks of Filipino, Indonesian, Thai and Nepalese […]