My Take by Alex Lo
The price of ‘eternal vigilance’ is boredom
- Both a retiring High Court judge and a dissident scholar have recently cited a statement wrongly attributed to Thomas Jefferson. It certainly sounds grandiose but it’s not clear what they meant
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.