My Take by Alex Lo
Pan-dems may win the battle but not the war
The pan-dems and other friendlies control enough Election Committee votes to swing the result of the chief executive race in favour of John Tsang if there is a split in the pro-establishment camp. But it’s not at all obvious that Tsang is any better than Carrie Lam for the top job
Alex Lo has been a Post columnist since 2012, covering major issues affecting Hong Kong and the rest of China. A journalist for 25 years, he has worked for various publications in Hong Kong and Toronto as a news reporter and editor. He has also lectured in journalism at the University of Hong Kong.