Hong Kong teachers ‘free to critique’ nation’s political, legal systems after liberal studies overhaul

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Hong Kong teachers ‘free to critique’ nation’s political, legal systems after liberal studies overhaul

Hong Kong teachers can still hold classroom discussions on the drawbacks of mainland China’s political and legal systems under a proposed overhaul of liberal studies that will focus on patriotism and national identity, according to the education minister.Secretary for Education Kevin Yeung Yun-hung on Sunday upheld the rights of teachers to engage pupils in “objective and factual” analysis following the release of a consultation paper on revamping the subject, which would include covering the …

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