Carrie Lam, yellow circle, at the protest in 1978. Circled in blue is Cheung Man-Kwong. Photo: Yau Tin-kwai

The search for the real Carrie Lam, Hong Kong’s leader in waiting

Forty years ago, Carrie Lam was a student protester marching on Government House. Now she is the establishment favourite to be its next incumbent. Can the youthful idealism of her past help her inspire a new generation of Hongkongers?

Topic |   Chief executive election 2017

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Carrie Lam, yellow circle, at the protest in 1978. Circled in blue is Cheung Man-Kwong. Photo: Yau Tin-kwai
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