My Take by Alex Lo
Hong Kong has no alternative to ‘laam chau’ and Beijing’s intervention
- Legal scholars Chen Duanhong and Benny Tai Yiu-ting may be exact opposites, but both recognise that the city’s social and political crises run so deep that they cannot be resolved by normal legal or constitutional means
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.