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hong kong protests

Hong Kong: Protesters Demand Justice for Masked Mob Who Attacked Them With Metal Rods and Clubs

Police knew about the suspected gang-affiliated attack in advance, took an hour to arrive on the scene, and didn't charge anyone for weeks.
Tim Hume
2 days ago
Hong Kong

How China Used Facebook and Twitter to Bombard Hong Kong With Propaganda

The platforms suspended hundreds of accounts they say were used in a state-run campaign to discredit pro-democracy protests.
Tim Hume
4 days ago
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Hong Kong Police Make ‘Largest Ever’ Seizure of Explosives in Lead Up to Protests

Three men have been arrested over the haul, which included the same "extremely powerful" explosive used in the Sri Lanka Easter bombings.
Gavin Butler
7.22.19
Home Coming

Home Coming: Hong Kong

An intimate tour of one writer’s hometown, one egg waffle at a time.
Angela Hui
4.17.19
Hong Kong

This Hong Kong Food Startup Hires the Elderly to Package Its Organic Frozen Dinners

Kenneth Choi Man-Kin's project not only provides jobs and a sense of community for the elderly, but also combats food waste from local farms.
Lauren Rothman
10.16.18
Photography

Photos From the Tiniest Tiny Homes in Hong Kong

For the disadvantaged, flats can be literally the size of a coffin.
Harriet Renn
4.27.18
Fukushima

Hong Kong Still Won't Lift Ban on Food from Fukushima

Seven years after the Fukushima nuclear disaster, Japan is struggling to convince the world that its fish and produce is safe to eat.
Mayukh Sen
3.28.18
chinese new year

The ‘Tray of Togetherness’ Is a Lucky Dip of Sweets, Nuts, and Good Fortune

Traditionally shared with family at Chinese New Year, the Tray of Togetherness is a platter divided into either six or eight compartments that hold symbolic candies, fruits, nuts, and coins.
Angela Hui
2.16.18
we saw this

What You Should Know About a Festival Called Clockenflap

One: it's in Hong Kong. Two: Stormzy played. And three: the crowds shriek like they've just seen the walking dead.
Tshepo Mokoena
11.22.17
Sushi

Naked Sushi Brunch Cancelled Amid Allegations of Sexism

Eating sushi from a naked woman's body is a storied practice, but some say it's objectifying, antiquated, and degrading.
Mayukh Sen
10.18.17
Noisey News

Hey Stoners, Someone Invented Oreos That Double as Playable Records

Niche? Yes. Would I buy one? Also absolutely yes.
Lauren O'Neill
9.28.17
Chinese food

Meet the Senior Citizens Fighting Loneliness with Lunch

“It’s the vibrant community spirit that keeps me coming back. Since my husband passed away, we’ve sold our Chinese takeaway and now that my five kids have grown up, life is a lot quieter.”
Angela Hui
9.15.17
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