ΝΕΑ ΧΩΡΙΣ ΦΙΛΤΡΟ ΦΕΛΛΟΥ

Νέα και Παράξενα-Σελίδες εναλλακτικής πληροφόρησης και ειδήσεων-alternative informations

32,000 take to Hong Kong streets to protest Chinese patriotism classes

Posted by satyrikon στο Ιουλίου 29, 2012

Originally posted on National Post | News:

HONG KONG — Tens of thousands including teachers and parents pushing strollers took to Hong Kong streets Sunday to protest the upcoming introduction of Chinese patriotism classes they fear will lead to brainwashing, the latest sign of growing discomfort over Beijing’s influence in the semiautonomous territory.

Students and pro-democracy activists were among those who marched to the Hong Kong government’s headquarters to protest the new curriculum, which authorities are encouraging schools to begin using when classes resume in September.

[np-related]

They fear the classes will be used to brainwash children into supporting China’s Communist Party. The government has denied that and says they are aimed at building Chinese national pride.

The controversy flared up after reports emerged that pro-Beijing groups published a booklet for use in classes that extolled the virtues of one-party rule.

“China wants Hong Kong’s next generation to know how great it is and not know the…

View original 333 more words

About these ads

Σχολιάστε

Εισάγετε τα παρακάτω στοιχεία ή επιλέξτε ένα εικονίδιο για να συνδεθείτε:

WordPress.com Logo

Σχολιάζετε χρησιμοποιώντας τον λογαριασμό WordPress.com. Log Out / Αλλαγή )

Twitter picture

Σχολιάζετε χρησιμοποιώντας τον λογαριασμό Twitter. Log Out / Αλλαγή )

Facebook photo

Σχολιάζετε χρησιμοποιώντας τον λογαριασμό Facebook. Log Out / Αλλαγή )

Google+ photo

Σχολιάζετε χρησιμοποιώντας τον λογαριασμό Google+. Log Out / Αλλαγή )

Σύνδεση με %s

 
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 958 other followers

%d bloggers like this: