My Take by Alex Lo
‘Patriotic’ YouTube stars aim for legislature
- Young and aspiring pro-government figures are exploiting social media as a launch pad for a political career, beginning with next year’s Legco election
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.