My Take by Alex Lo
Why rules are often made to be broken
- As decisions on public housing and MTR fares have shown, sometimes formulaic mechanisms have to be avoided in order not to reach absurd conclusions
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.