Alex Lo
Alex Lo
Opinion

SCMP Columnist

My Take by Alex Lo

The US has a (French) existential problem

  • Donald Trump’s former chief strategist Steve Bannon keeps referring to China as an “existential threat” to America
  • But the philosophical existential crisis that the US is truly facing is the dread and anxiety that it’s no longer the undisputed global hegemon

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Alex Lo

Alex Lo

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.