My Take by Alex Lo
Charges against Occupy activists is bad timing, not persecution
Move against nine leaders and participants of the 2014 civil disobedience movement came a day after Carrie Lam was elected Hong Kong’s new leader
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.