My Take by Alex Lo
Why Hong Kong is no longer ‘a blessed place’
- The city’s colonial success was largely based on an implicit understanding between Westminster and Beijing to leave it alone. Now, it has become a pawn in the great game of nations
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.