Hundreds of domestic workers with Hong Kong locals and expatriate supporters joined the One Billion Rising dance organized by MIGRANTE International and GABRIELA Hong Kong at the Chater Road in Central, Hong Kong. This event was held in solidarity with the One Billion Rising global strike campaign lead by Eve Ensler to put an end to violence against women all over the world.
By Jefferson Mendoza/ HK Pinoy TV reporter It’s past midnight and the place which was once vibrant a few hours earlier is quiet. Small conversations are heard while the fast food joints nearby remain opened for those late night dinners. Many of these pro-democracy protesters are young and still in school. Some sections have been [...]
For the past two Sundays, more than 1500 Filipino migrants in Hong Kong have signed up for the People’s Initiative Against Pork led by the Bagong Alyansang Makabayan – Hongkong and Macau Chapter. The PIAP is an effort by various anti-corruption organizations in the Philippines to pass a law that will abolish the pork barrel [...]