‘Hate speech’ student video directed at new mainland Chinese arrivals at Hong Kong university condemned by school heads

//‘Hate speech’ student video directed at new mainland Chinese arrivals at Hong Kong university condemned by school heads

‘Hate speech’ student video directed at new mainland Chinese arrivals at Hong Kong university condemned by school heads

The heads of Hong Kong’s leading university have condemned an “offensive and insensitive” video clip made by its students, saying it contained hate speech and hurtful content directed at mainland Chinese peers on campus and demanded an apology from the producer.The two-minute film, a parody of the University of Hong Kong’s official welcome video for new students, described HKU as the “University of Xiang Gang” – the romanised Mandarin name for the city – and included negative characterisations…

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