My Take by Alex Lo
Even in death, Hong Kong’s indigenous villagers live large
For most of us, even getting an urn space to contain our ashes is near-impossible, yet villagers in the New Territories are granted lavish burial sites
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.