My Hong Kong by Luisa Tam
Wearing a mask has little to do with cultural differences
- Hongkongers don’t like to be ‘different’ from others and their conforming mentality provides a sense of belonging and security
- People can choose to behave in whatever way they like, but common decency will always transcend cultural differences
Luisa Tam has been a journalist for more than 30 years. She has held a variety of roles during her career, including working as a producer for NDR German TV, a media campaigner with Greenpeace, and as the deputy managing editor of Eastern Express. She previously worked at the Post from 1988 to 1990, before rejoining in her current role in 2015.