Hong Kong student, teacher groups launch petition demanding explanation of new vetting process for liberal studies textbooks

//Hong Kong student, teacher groups launch petition demanding explanation of new vetting process for liberal studies textbooks

Hong Kong student, teacher groups launch petition demanding explanation of new vetting process for liberal studies textbooks

Student and teacher groups on Friday launched a petition urging Hong Kong’s education authorities to withdraw controversial changes made to liberal studies textbooks under a new vetting scheme, saying the corrections amounted to “political censorship”.The petition, organised by the newly formed student group Education Breakthrough along with the Progressive Teachers’ Alliance and Hong Kong Educators Alliance, aims to collect at least 10,000 signatures calling on the bureau to disclose the…

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