Tony Henderson

Tony Henderson is a freelance writer working in Hong Kong, since 1980, and previously Japan, for seven years following two years in Mauritius after a year in Libya. Long time participant in the Humanist Movement and spokesman for Universal Humanism in Hong Kong. Also, Pressenza Hong Kong Bureau Chief.

22.04.2016

WWF-HK bottom feeding on a consumer society ridden with guilt

WWF-HK bottom feeding on a consumer society ridden with guilt

NGOs such as the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) are cashing in on poverty. They extract bad news from the never ending flow of it beamed from all media and offer that with little imagination added to so many who feel guilty of ‘not doing anything but consume’ as a way… »

21.04.2016

Soros spreading mis-information on China, why?

Soros spreading mis-information on China, why?

Is it worth reporting, as such as Bloomberg does, on comments made by billionaire investor (read speculator) George Soros who is saying China’s March credit-growth figures should be viewed as a warning sign? Soros was speaking at an Asia Society event in New York April 20, 2016, which society may… »

17.04.2016

The Organization of Islamic Cooperation: Opportunities and Threats

The Organization of Islamic Cooperation: Opportunities and Threats

The Organization of Islamic Cooperation: Opportunities and Threats On the Occasion of the 13th OIC Summit in Istanbul By Hassan Beheshtipour, Expert on International Issues Summary Holding of the 13th summit of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in Turkish port city of Istanbul on Thursday and Friday, April 14 and… »

12.04.2016

Miami International Independent Film Festival selects Silo – a Spiritual path

Miami International Independent Film Festival selects Silo – a Spiritual path

SILO A SPIRITUAL PATH continues to gain momentum in April receiving an Official Selection at the Miami International Independent Film Festival. This is a privately screened event that runs every month and is evaluated by an international team of experts in the industry. The monthly winners then compete to… »

11.04.2016

SILO – A Spiritual Path to be shown at Cannes Marché du Film 2016

SILO – A Spiritual Path to be shown at  Cannes Marché du Film 2016

SILO A SPIRITUAL PATH will be shown at the Cannes Marché du Film 2016 Doc Corner Program on May 12. This particular program is the professional convention of the Marché du Film that is exclusively dedicated to featuring documentary films. For anyone in search of those hard to find documentary… »

09.04.2016

China: activists get years of prison for supporting HK’s Occupy protests

China: activists get years of prison for supporting HK’s Occupy protests

On April 8, 2016, reporter Karen Cheung writing on Hong Kong Free Press (HKFP) website announced the jailing of four Guangzhou (just over the border from Hong Kong-Shenzhen) activists facing jail terms for inciting subversion of state power. All they did was show support for Hong Kong’s pro-democracy Occupy… »

06.04.2016

“Rogue Six” facing investigation by Chinese authorities

“Rogue Six” facing investigation by Chinese authorities

The MV Steve Irwin is anchored in the fog outside Hong Kong as the sea-based component of Operation Driftnet comes to a close. Operation Driftnet was launched to shut down the “Rogue Six”, a fleet of illegal driftnet vessels operating in the Indian Ocean. Today all six vessels have been… »

05.04.2016

Daughter follows father to pacify Jammu Kashmir

Daughter follows father to pacify Jammu Kashmir

A grassroot’s champion with high popularity, Mehbooba Mufti turned the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) into a regional force to follow on from her illustrious father Mufti Mohammad Sayeed to head Jammu and Kashmir (J&K), as the first woman Chief Minister of the state. As president of the Peoples Democratic Party,… »

04.04.2016

Bernie Sanders on religion

Bernie Sanders on religion

For many people their religious viewpoint is very personal and for many people it is not easy to answer questions such as this put to Bernie Sanders, but being a public speaker he gives as complete and relaxed an answer to a ‘tough’ question here in this video that reflects… »

02.04.2016

Silo, a Spiritual Path – Winner in Hollywood

Silo, a Spiritual Path – Winner in Hollywood

Silo, a Spiritual Path – WINNER IN HOLLYWOOD – April 1, 2016 The documentary Silo, a Spiritual Path, Director Pablo Lavin is a WINNER IN MULTIPLE CATEGORIES at The Hollywood International Independent Documentary Awards, Los Angeles, California. Producer Francisco Granella commented: “We are very grateful to HIIDA for this important Award… »

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