Hong Kong education chief denies changes to Liberal Studies textbooks amount to political censorship

//Hong Kong education chief denies changes to Liberal Studies textbooks amount to political censorship

Hong Kong education chief denies changes to Liberal Studies textbooks amount to political censorship

Hong Kong’s education minister has dismissed claims that controversial changes to Liberal Studies textbooks amounted to political censorship, saying removing the phrase “separation of powers” from descriptions about the city’s politics was a decision rooted in fact.Secretary for Education Kevin Yeung Yun-hung also defended the bureau’s voluntary vetting scheme, arguing the presentation of some concepts in the revised textbooks was “much more accurate than before”.Liberal Studies, which was…

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