My Take by Alex Lo
CY Leung is basking in his new role as a state leader
After five years of being the punching-bag-in-chief, who can blame Hong Kong’s outgoing chief executive for preferring to hobnob with mainland honchos than to face his legions of local enemies and critics
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.