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Education Proposals Spark Controversy in Hong Kong

Calls for Hong Kong students to be taught a more positive view of mainland China are sparking controversy in the former British colony.  A former head of Hong Kong’s Legislative Council recently said that Hong Kong schools give students a biased perspective of the mainland. Speaking with China’s state-run Xinhua News Agency, Rita Fan, now a National People’s Congress Standing Committee member, said that Hong Kong students learn about the flaws of China’s central government, but...

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