Tag: Hong Kong

Chinese University Of Hong Kong Issues Disciplinary Warning To Ex Student Union Leader Who Insulted Mainland Chinese Students

The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) has issued a disciplinary warning to ex student union leader Ernie Chow Shue-fung (周豎峰) for his use of derogatory language directed at mainland Chinese students during the independence banner controversy this September. The incident occurred on September 10, when Ernie Chow tried […]

Heads Of 10 Hong Kong Universities Issue Joint Statement Condemning Hong Kong Independence, Saying Freedom Of Expression ‘Is Not Absolute’

On September 15 the heads of 10 Hong Kong universities issued a joint statement distancing themselves from students who have put up pro-Hong Kong independence banners on campuses. The joint statements reads: “We treasure freedom of expression, but we condemn its recent abuses. Freedom of expression is not […]

Head Of Chinese University Of Hong Kong Says Students Must Remove Pro-Independence Banners, Freedom Of Speech Is Not Boundless

On Friday (15/09) the Vice-Chancellor and President of the Chinese University of Hong Kong Joseph Sung (沈祖堯) said that students must remove banners advocating Hong Kong independence, or else “the university will take action.” “Freedom of speech is a cornerstone of the university, and every member of the […]