My Take by Alex Lo
Here’s an idea to turn hardened criminals into model prisoners: let them keep cats
Managers of a prison on Lantau Island have stopped inmates from looking after stray cats, but they could be missing a golden chance to turn the bad guys good and cut the conflict and stress behind bars
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.