"Hong Kong will not go down as the city where the Doha Round died,"
exclaimed the South China Morning Post (SCMP) with a sigh of relief.
Perhaps not, but it wasn’t the place where the round woke out of its
Hiroshima, 6 August 1945, 8:00 am. The ‘all clear’ sounded, signalling
the end of an air raid by US bombers. Workers and school children left
their homes, putting out fires, clearing damage and going to work. At
8:45 am a single US bomber flew across the city, dropping an atomic bomb
that exploded above the...
The Make Poverty History demo over, the leaders of the counter summit
organised a series of meetings and rallies to put forward strategy for
the movement. Many of those who attended the meetings were clearly
looking for concrete ideas and strategy to take the struggle forward.