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Our Obsessive Scrutiny over Body Size - Misconceptions about Obesity and More

When we think of discrimination and oppression, our minds tend to jump to the boldest(...)

The History of Chinese Female Beauty Standards

Double eyelids. Glass skin. Doe eyes. These are all common objectives East Asians oft(...)

The Truth About Happiness

A lot of times, because of our greed and impatience, we have the endeavor to obtain h(...)

The Contemporary Rise of Sustainable Practice in the Textile Industry

We’ve all seen those disturbing photos of starving polar bears balancing on melting s(...)

Innovation 5.0 towards Sustainable Development – A Youth-Led Perspective

Co-authored by: Kenneth Kwok, Founder, KIDsforSDGs

Child disability in Hong Kong

Autism: complex, lifelong developmental disability that typically appears during earl(...)

COVID-19: Ramifications on the Entertainment Industry

2020 was an odd year for the entertainment industry. With over half the globe going i(...)

Hong Kong’s Obsession with Productivity

Let’s face it. You’ve probably got a plethora of deadlines, unfinished work all pilin(...)

Zara, H&M, Uniqlo and SHEIN: The Environmental Ramifications of Fast Fashion

Amidst the influx of rabid shoppers enveloping you, you somehow manage to lay your ha(...)

Political Icons in the United States

At Joe Biden’s presidential inauguration on January 20th, 2020, a photo of Democrat S(...)

Why is Saying ‘Sorry’ The Hardest Word?

You know you’re wrong. You know what you’re supposed to say. You know what everyone e(...)

The ‘Teen Scene’ of Lan Kwai Fong: Keeping Safe

Lan Kwai Fong

Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) - KIDsforSDGs

What are the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)?

Stories Behind Closed Doors: My Experience of Working in a Domestic Helper NGO

Foreign domestic helpers are one of the most vulnerable groups in supposedly free and(...)

The Disappearing Dolphins of Tai O

Off the coast of Tai O, a local fisherman points of into the near distance at seeming(...)