My Take by Alex Lo
Hong Kong students the real losers in language battle
Baptist University clash over mandatory Mandarin test is sadly part of the larger localist campaign against real or perceived incursion by China
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.