My Take by Alex Lo
An example must be made of Julian Assange
- Washington, long ago, decided that its ability to keep dirty state secrets is more important than upholding the democratic values of the rule of law, human rights and press freedom
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.