My Take by Alex Lo
Hong Kong protest movement is more populist than pro-democracy
- The goals and methods of today’s protesters are nothing like those of traditional activists; rather, they are violent, exclusive and anti-Chinese
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.