My Take by Alex Lo
Liberal studies lesson yet to be learned
Pro-government politicians want the mandatory subject to be replaced by Chinese history on the grounds it isn’t working, but critical thinking is not allowed under the current curriculum design
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.