Pro-Beijing politicians rail against liberal studies, the Hong Kong school subject that ‘politicises teens’

//Pro-Beijing politicians rail against liberal studies, the Hong Kong school subject that ‘politicises teens’

Pro-Beijing politicians rail against liberal studies, the Hong Kong school subject that ‘politicises teens’

The decision to keep liberal studies compulsory for all upper secondary school pupils has drawn the ire of pro-establishment politicians, who blame the subject for politicising young people, including encouraging them to participate in the recent extradition bill protests.There were suggestions the hotly debated subject was on the chopping block last year, but it survived and should remain a mandatory subject on the Diploma of Secondary Education exam, according to the recommendation of a…

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