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Link: Civil rights, press freedom and party's mistakes among subjects banned from teaching in Chinese Universities
By Olga Brajnović Posted in Asia, Ethics, Ideals, Journalism, Our Life, World and Politics on May 13, 2013 0 Comments
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Seven subjects off limits for teaching, Chinese universities told | South China Morning Post.

Summary: Mainland universities have been ordered to steer clear of seven topics in their teaching, including universal values, press freedom and civil rights, two university staff said, offering an insight into ideological control under the new Communist Party leaders.

A law professor with a Shanghai-based university who requested anonymity because he feared persecution said yesterday that teaching staff at his university had been briefed about the seven taboo subjects, which also include judicial independence and the past mistakes of the Communist Party.


China Communist Party Freedom of speech Human rights politics press freedom

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