Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor (centre) heads to a press conference on June 10 at the government headquarters in Tamar, Admiralty, on Sunday’s mass protest against the extradition bill. Photo: Robert Ng
Alice Wu
Opinion

Opinion

Alice Wu

Carrie Lam’s arrogance and the ineffectiveness of her advisers brought her to a political precipice

  • In her election manifesto, the chief executive promised a new consultative style of governance that is absent in her initial response to opposition to the extradition bill
  • Her Executive Council must also share the blame for not stepping up sooner to deter Lam from rushing through the bill

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Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor (centre) heads to a press conference on June 10 at the government headquarters in Tamar, Admiralty, on Sunday’s mass protest against the extradition bill. Photo: Robert Ng
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