China’s ‘nanny state’ push shows how far Beijing will go to get children behind national rejuvenation efforts

//China’s ‘nanny state’ push shows how far Beijing will go to get children behind national rejuvenation efforts

China’s ‘nanny state’ push shows how far Beijing will go to get children behind national rejuvenation efforts

The statesman who transformed Singapore into one of the world’s richest and cleanest places famously defended his form of governance by saying, “If Singapore is a nanny state, then I am proud to have fostered one.”Lee Kuan Yew’s sense of pride in the powerful city state, which can tell its people what to do and what not to do in their day-to-day lives, is being echoed in Beijing as the Chinese government takes that approach to new heights with its efforts to restrict how teenagers spend their…

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