Participants celebrate during the opening ceremony of the 2018 Gay Games at the Jean Bouin Stadium in Paris on August 4, 2018. Hong Kong will host the Games in 2022, the first time it will be held in Asia. Photo: AFP Participants celebrate during the opening ceremony of the 2018 Gay Games at the Jean Bouin Stadium in Paris on August 4, 2018. Hong Kong will host the Games in 2022, the first time it will be held in Asia. Photo: AFP
Participants celebrate during the opening ceremony of the 2018 Gay Games at the Jean Bouin Stadium in Paris on August 4, 2018. Hong Kong will host the Games in 2022, the first time it will be held in Asia. Photo: AFP
Alice Wu
Opinion

Opinion

Alice Wu

Hong Kong politics: the toxic storm in a teacup over Gay Games

  • A lawmaker has called the upcoming event ‘a wolf in sheep’s clothing’ and a threat to national security. But, by blowing the issue out of proportion, who are the real wolves creating discord and inciting hatred?

Participants celebrate during the opening ceremony of the 2018 Gay Games at the Jean Bouin Stadium in Paris on August 4, 2018. Hong Kong will host the Games in 2022, the first time it will be held in Asia. Photo: AFP Participants celebrate during the opening ceremony of the 2018 Gay Games at the Jean Bouin Stadium in Paris on August 4, 2018. Hong Kong will host the Games in 2022, the first time it will be held in Asia. Photo: AFP
Participants celebrate during the opening ceremony of the 2018 Gay Games at the Jean Bouin Stadium in Paris on August 4, 2018. Hong Kong will host the Games in 2022, the first time it will be held in Asia. Photo: AFP
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