The Hongcouver by Ian Young
On a sunny Vancouver afternoon, he called us ‘the g-word’ and told us to go home
- There are plenty of uplifting stories about how people handled racism with dignity and wisdom. This is not one of them
Ian Young is the Post's Vancouver correspondent. A journalist for more than 20 years, he worked for Australian newspapers and the London Evening Standard before arriving in Hong Kong in 1997. There he won or shared awards for excellence in investigative reporting and human rights reporting, and the HK News Awards Scoop of the Year. He moved to Canada with his wife in 2010.