Kenny Hodgart

Kenny Hodgart

Formerly a staff journalist at SCMP, Kenny Hodgart has lived in Hong Kong since 2011. He comes from Scotland, which remains part of the United Kingdom, but his views are almost exclusively his own. He suffers from status anxiety more than some but less than others.

Latest from Kenny Hodgart

Why it’s always rush hour in Hong Kong
12 Sep 2016 - 7:46PM
Who to snog, marry and avoid at the G20 – or, the essential guide to international relations
6 Jul 2017 - 11:35AM
Confused by Hong Kong politics? Here’s all you need to know, right down to the basics
12 Aug 2016 - 6:38PM
Madman or extremist? When innocents die, there are no clear distinctions
5 Aug 2016 - 11:36AM
Brexit may represent the final rejection of Tony Blair’s legacy of globalisation
20 Jul 2016 - 7:20PM
A toast to Xi Jinping’s crackdown on China’s ingrained drinking culture
20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM
If Britain does leave the EU, it will be a mess of David Cameron’s own making
14 Jun 2016 - 11:17AM
Wish you weren’t here: an end to mass tourism and the age of democratic travel?
27 May 2016 - 10:43AM
Very rude? On the contrary, the Queen was probably just trying to be polite
18 May 2016 - 2:16PM
Stop telling me women run things better than men
26 Apr 2016 - 7:15PM
Tokyo’s Olympic organisers are smarter than the PR hustlers think
15 Apr 2016 - 2:54PM
AI is coming, are we training our students for a world where robots work for free?
7 Apr 2016 - 12:08PM
What’s really driving China’s ambition to buy out Hollywood and win the World Cup?
24 Mar 2016 - 9:53AM
Ugly populism is not an argument against democracy – in America or Hong Kong
15 Mar 2016 - 3:42PM
I read the newspaper so you don’t have to, and it’s full of bad news
26 Feb 2016 - 6:11PM
All that glitters is not a golden era for Sino-British relations as nuclear plant stalls
25 Feb 2016 - 4:27PM
Note to Henry Tang: Hongkongers have no interest in increasing mainland tourist numbers
16 Feb 2016 - 2:44PM
Five of the best tales of non-Chinese censorship
2 Feb 2016 - 9:15AM
Timidity over free speech is a gift to political authoritarians
29 Dec 2015 - 2:52PM
Hong Kong may be a little insecure, but it's no 'slave'
23 Nov 2015 - 7:02PM
Scotland triads under the scanner as new probe launched into Chinese businessman's murder

Reports last month of a new probe into the 30-year-old unsolved murder of a Chinese businessman in Glasgow brought back memories of a bygone age.

Reports last month of a new probe into the 30-year-old unsolved murder of a Chinese businessman in Glasgow brought back memories of a bygone age.

Scotland triads under the scanner as new probe launched into Chinese businessman's murder
7 Nov 2015 - 8:56PM
Mapping Ai Weiwei: Crowds flock for glimpse of artist's 'readymade' at London retrospective
25 Oct 2015 - 6:32PM
7 things that (probably) won’t happen during Xi Jinping’s state visit to Britain
29 Oct 2018 - 7:07AM
Whisky vs Pocari Sweat: Scots and Japanese are locked in a new space race
19 Oct 2015 - 2:21PM
The good, the bad, the wacky of China: in praise of the Post's ‘Around the Nation’ news
19 Oct 2015 - 2:19PM
Hogging an industry: Chinese conglomerate’s pork prerogative gets under noses of poor Americans
19 Oct 2015 - 2:19PM
Zero-sum game: how the positivity industry prefers us to worry
19 Oct 2015 - 2:15PM
Overheard at the Foreign Correspondents' Club: A handful of vignettes from Hong Kong's media hangout
19 Oct 2015 - 2:14PM
If Scotland 'could' make it on her own, what about Hong Kong?
19 Oct 2015 - 2:13PM
More to life than money: the gospel according to the famous Mr Magic Miracles, mover and healer
19 May 2015 - 12:38PM