My Take by Alex Lo
New polls system needed to restore political order
- Truthfully, the electoral overhaul is much less democratic, not more, but Beijing has no choice after the wreckage wrought in the city by the opposition and anti-government movement
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.