My Take by Alex Lo
How to promote terrorist wannabes
- When you excuse and justify violence and riots, those involved feel emboldened and vindicated
- Sooner or later, rioters who are prone to violence and extreme actions will try to go all the way and endanger lives
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.