My Take by Cliff Buddle
Carrie Lam should lift the ban on masks at public gatherings
- The law upheld by the Court of the Final Appeal belongs to a different time. The protests have stopped and Covid-19 means that people should be encouraged to wear masks rather than take them off
A journalist for more than 30 years, Cliff Buddle began his career as a court reporter in London and moved to Hong Kong in 1994 to join the Post. Specialising in court reporting and legal affairs, he has held a variety of editorial positions, including Deputy Editor and Acting Editor-in-Chief. He is a regular columnist.