英年早逝的曉波兄 (Liu Xiaobo’s Shortened Yet Noble Life)

中國人權份子、《零八憲章》作者之一、2010諾貝爾和平獎得主、良心犯劉曉波先生剛剛與世長辭,享年61歲。(Mr Liu Xiaobo, a Chinese human rights activist, co-author of Charter 08, 2010 Nobel Peace Prize winner and prisoner of conscience, has just passed away at the age of 61.)

【劉曉波病逝】多個團體發聲明悼念 譴責中共「蓄意謀殺」

諾貝爾和平獎得主劉曉波因肝癌病逝,終年61歲。香港眾志於晚上發出聲明,對於劉曉波逝世表示悲痛,亦對中共政府於延遲醫治劉曉波,導致其病情急劇惡化,表示嚴厲譴責,「就連在離開前呼吸一口自由空氣,都遭到禁止,令人悲憤!令人激怒!……我們懷著悲愴與烈怒,嚴厲譴責與鄙夷殺死劉曉波先生的中國政府!」。他們亦要求中國政府立即還劉曉波遺孀劉霞及其親屬自由,以及釋放所有政治犯,並呼籲國際社會共同向中國施壓,促使被困被監控的中國維權人士,盡早恢復自由,「誰為了交換中國的好處而噤聲,誰就有份鞭笞無辜者!」。

愛國教育越洗腦越捉蟲

2012年,香港經過一場大型的反國民教育運動。當時,不少香港人和我都擔心,國民教育在學校實施後,孩子會被洗腦,變得盲目地愛國,喪失獨立思考能力。相隔五年,現屆政府被傳會再推動國民教育,企圖令下一代更愛國。

Activist owner of Carrie Lam parody website receives call from corruption watchdog

An activist who purchased the domain name carrielam.hk has said he has received a call from the anti-graft agency. The agency asked for his assistance in an investigation over alleged election advertisements and expenses – a move he criticised as being detrimental to freedom of speech. Barrister Jeffrey Tam Chun-kit of the Progressive Lawyers Group told HKFP that, although the website’s content may have made fun of Lam, it did not necessarily constitute an election advertisement for any chief executive candidate, thus it would not necessarily incur any election expenses.