Macau residents volunteer to clean up debris on the streets on August 25, in the wake of Typhoon Hato. Natural disasters that have made the headlines recently magnify the consequences of the political and social choices we’ve made. Photo: EPA
Storms bring out the worst in governments, but the best in people

Alice Wu says disasters such as Typhoon Hato may have exposed government inadequacies and underlined differences, not least in Macau and Hong Kong, but hope in humanity is restored by the community spirit on display

20 Jul 2018 - 2:55PM