My Take by Alex Lo
An emigrant wave perhaps, but they always come back
- Previous waves were in response to the horrors of the Cultural Revolution, the Tiananmen killings and the 1997 handover, compared to which current concerns seem relatively benign
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.