My Take by Alex Lo
Localist delinquent movement seeking independence makes fashionable move to violence, but it’s a political dead end
However bad our government may be – and it’s really not so bad as some make it out to be – nothing justifies such a fruitless and dangerous path
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.