Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam, flanked by members of her cabinet, calls on the public to condemn violence and disassociate with rioters, on October 5. Photo: Handout
Alice Wu
Opinion

Opinion

Alice Wu

Carrie Lam needs to face the public for her policy address – a pre-recorded message will do nothing for her government’s standing

  • The government’s missteps didn’t start with the extradition bill – top officials’ actions have consistently lacked accountability
  • No one expects the policy address to end her troubles, but Lam’s reliance on pre-recorded messages won’t help her battered image

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Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam, flanked by members of her cabinet, calls on the public to condemn violence and disassociate with rioters, on October 5. Photo: Handout
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