對法治不同的理解 造就我們才是香港人 Our Understanding of the Rule of Law defines us as Hong Kong People

在本週的專欄, Evan 認為張曉明最近張曉明的「特首超然於行政、立法、司法三個機關之上」的言論,是挑戰我們建立「香港人身份」的框架。「香港身份計劃 (HKIDP) 」由方禮倫創辦,是私人資助項目,旨在記錄、歸檔和探討各種關於香港身份的活動。譯文由 Alan Chiu 提供,英文原文在譯文之下。

In his weekly column on identity, Evan argues that hidden in Zhang Xiaoming’s recent comments on the separation of powers between the executive and judiciary is a challenge to the framework on which our identity as Hong Kong people is built. Evan Fowler is the founder of the Hong Kong Identity Project (HKIDP), a privately funded initiative to document, archive and explore the Hong Kong identity. The Chinese translation is provided by Alan Chiu.

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A Borrowed Place: Colonial mentality prevents people from identifying with HK as home借來的空間:殖民心態讓人們無法以香港為家

「香港身份計劃」的創始人方禮倫 (Evan Fowler) 在第一條關於香港身份的每週專欄中,反思香港人長期以來對自己身份抱有的殖民主義觀念,並探討這種觀念如何導致他們無法落地生根。

「香港身份計劃 (HKIDP) 」是私人資助項目,旨在記錄、歸檔和探討各種關於香港身份的活動。中文譯文由肖笛@東東心思社提供,英文原文在譯文之下。

In the first of his weekly columns on Hong Kong identity, Evan Fowler, founder of the Hong Kong Identity Project, reflects on the persistence of a colonial understanding of belonging that prevents some Hong Kong people from identifying with a home.

The Hong Kong Identity Project (HKIDP) is a privately funded initiative to document, archive and explore the Hong Kong identity. Original Text is beneath the Chinese translation; the translation is provided by 肖笛@Tung Tung Publisher.

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Should Mrs Zuckerberg be labelled Chinese?

The headline read: Who are the biggest Chinese philanthropists? What caught my attention, before even reading a line of the piece, was the accompanying photographs. Beside stock images of a smiling Li Ka Shing and Jack Ma Yun was the younger, prettier and decidedly different face of Priscilla Chan.

Apart from being, so the article claims, one of the three most generous Chinese philanthropists – a claim I would be cautious to make given generosity is to my mind not measured in absolute sums but in spirit – Priscilla Chan is the wife of Mark Zuckerberg, the founder of Facebook. She is also, like her husband, American.

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To Choose and to be a Hong Kong Person「選擇」做香港人?

In his weekly column on Hong Kong identity, Evan highlights the important distinction between those who identify with Hong Kong by choice and those for whom a Hong Kong identity is their only reference. Evan Fowler is the founder of the Hong Kong Identity Project (HKIDP), a privately funded initiative to document, archive and explore the Hong Kong identity; the Chinese translation is provided by Alan Chiu.

編按:在本週的專欄, Evan 強調「選擇」當香港人的人與只以「香港人」作唯一身份的人,兩者之間是有重要的分別。「香港身份計劃 (HKIDP) 」由方禮倫創辦,是私人資助項目,旨在記錄、歸檔和探討各種關於香港身份的活動。譯文由 Alan Chiu 提供。

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