Chief Executive Carrie Lam announces the suspension of the extradition bill at a press conference at the government headquarters in Tamar, Admiralty on June 15. On September 4, Lam announced that the government would formally withdraw the bill. She must now focus on the income inequality that fuelled the social unrest. Photo: K.Y. Cheng Chief Executive Carrie Lam announces the suspension of the extradition bill at a press conference at the government headquarters in Tamar, Admiralty on June 15. On September 4, Lam announced that the government would formally withdraw the bill. She must now focus on the income inequality that fuelled the social unrest. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
Chief Executive Carrie Lam announces the suspension of the extradition bill at a press conference at the government headquarters in Tamar, Admiralty on June 15. On September 4, Lam announced that the government would formally withdraw the bill. She must now focus on the income inequality that fuelled the social unrest. Photo: K.Y. Cheng

Letters | Hong Kong needs Carrie Lam to take on the real enemies of the people – the hoarders of wealth

  • What made Hong Kong rich is also what caused its wide wealth gap. The key to lasting peace in the city is addressing social inequality and its causes
  • This is the time to prove, to the rest of China and world, that Hongkongers can still thrive and adapt

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Chief Executive Carrie Lam announces the suspension of the extradition bill at a press conference at the government headquarters in Tamar, Admiralty on June 15. On September 4, Lam announced that the government would formally withdraw the bill. She must now focus on the income inequality that fuelled the social unrest. Photo: K.Y. Cheng Chief Executive Carrie Lam announces the suspension of the extradition bill at a press conference at the government headquarters in Tamar, Admiralty on June 15. On September 4, Lam announced that the government would formally withdraw the bill. She must now focus on the income inequality that fuelled the social unrest. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
Chief Executive Carrie Lam announces the suspension of the extradition bill at a press conference at the government headquarters in Tamar, Admiralty on June 15. On September 4, Lam announced that the government would formally withdraw the bill. She must now focus on the income inequality that fuelled the social unrest. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
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