Hong Kong, Carrie Lam, Fake News

Hong Kong, Carrie Lam

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam flags 'fake news' laws as worries over media freedom grow

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam flags 'fake news' laws as worries over media freedom grow

4/5/2021 8:41:00 AM

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam flags ' fake news ' laws as worries over media freedom grow

HONG KONG : Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday (May 4) that the government was working on ' fake news ' legislation to tackle ...

BookmarkHONG KONG: Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday (May 4) that the government was working on"fake news" legislation to tackle"misinformation, hatred and lies", as worries grow over media freedoms in the global financial hub.

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Under Beijing's directions, Hong Kong has cracked down on dissent following the imposition of a sweeping national security law in 2020, with a fresh drive for"patriotism" spilling into most aspects of life in the city.AdvertisementAdvertisement

A major overhaul of public broadcaster RTHK, led by a newly appointed bureaucrat with no media experience, is widely seen as a signal that government red lines will soon encircle journalism as they have other sectors, such as education.Speaking at her weekly news conference, Lam said the government was researching"fake news", but added that she had no timetable for the legislation. headtopics.com

"The fake news law needs a lot of research, especially (on) how overseas governments are tackling this increasingly worrying trend of spreading inaccurate information, misinformation, hatred and lies on the social media," she said."We will continue to be very serious about this issue because of the damage it is doing to many people."

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How to differentiate news and propaganda I hear misinformation, fake news and hate speech every day in the press conference of HongKong government. The regime censors news, persecutes journalists and controls most media companies StandWithHongKong FreeJimmyLai FreeAgnesChow FreeJoshuaWong Free47 save12HKyouths

Hey that quite similar to sg POFMA. what do both have in common? China could claim all news of 721YuenLongAttack are fake and arrest people for that So that they could manipulate history and truth StandWithHongKong the hongkongpolice have been “targeting” journalists for a long time freedomofpress policebrutality

CCP is destroying the one country two system and PressFreedom in Hong Kong. World, let's stand behind HongKongers to fight against the tyranny. Repeal NationalSecurityLaw! Fight for freedom, StandWithHongKong! MagnitskyAct HKHRDA It is foreseeable that if the law passes, even the truth will be classified as “fake news”... StandWithHongKong

Hong Kong leader flags 'fake news' laws as worries over media freedom grow Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday the government was working on ' fake news ' legislation to tackle 'misinformation, hatred and lies,' as worries grow over media freedoms in the global financial hub. Under Beijing's directions, Hong Kong has taken a swift authoritarian turn following the imposition of a sweeping national security law in 2020, with a fresh drive for 'patriotism' spilling into most aspects of life in the city. A major overhaul of public broadcaster RTHK, led by a newly appointed bureaucrat with no media experience, is widely seen as a signal that government red lines will soon encircle journalism as they have other sectors, such as education. HK government is working on xinjiang Styled concentration camps to enslave hongkongers. HK has fallen from a world financial centre and first world to third world communist labor camp. What a humanity and human rights tragedy under the CCP communist cult and curse!

Carrie Lam! King of fake news Irony now Hong Kong only left the fake news, the truth are being hided or ruined StandWithHongKong HongKong is totally off. No more freedom in HK under the NationalSecurityLaw now. PressFreedom FreedomOfSpeech FreedomOfExpression StandWithHongKong FreeHongKong Will the HongKong govt dare to act against the kinds of CCP propagandic news which incite hatred? 👇

Hong Kong dictatorship destroyed our democracy, freedom, education, justices and human rights But Hong Kong people never give up Let’s fight against China dictatorship What is 'fake news' in the eyes of Carre Lam? Any news that CCP doesn't like! StandWithHongKong save12hkyouths BoycottChina Whether or not it is fake news is only determined by those in power.

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Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong jailed for 10 months over Jun 4 assembly HONG KONG : Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong will face another 10 months in jail for participating in an unauthorised assembly on Jun 4, 2020, to ... Joshua Wong is fortunate to only be sentenced to 10 months jail. The damage he caused is extensive. Perceivably, he is not going to be loyal to Hong Kong and China.

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SSILoveHK a liar needs a law to protect all her lies. kerokero_HKer The World should say no to Tyranny! . Although facing the evil Chinazi, NationalSecurityLaw & PoliceBrutality, Hongkongers are not giving up! Sanction XiJinPing, CarrieLam, HKGov & CCP Officals! FreeHK SOSHK Hongkong SAVE12 Free47 StandWithHongKong AntiChinazi

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Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong jailed for further 10 months over June 4 assembly HONG KONGHong Kong democracy activist Joshua Wong will face an additional 10 months in jail for participating in an unauthorised assembly on June 4 last year to commemorate the 1989 crackdown on protesters in and around Beijing's Tiananmen Square. If he thought this was bad, he should come over to Singapore. No no not welcome In Singapore P is not for protest P is for productive tripartism, progress and peaceful economic and social activism 这个垃圾卖国贼我一拳可以打死五个

To a dictatorship, all 'bad' news against it is fake news Ridiculously, her mouths of CCP's propaganda is actual all fake news and misleading. She is deserved more sanction and jail after trial in Numerberg style Like Singapore where CNA originated.

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