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Sarah Wu

China wields patriotic education to tame Hong Kong's rebellious youth

Nov 26 2020

HONG KONG Cua Chiu-fai is on a mission to rid Hong Kong's classrooms of what he sees as poisonous anti-China bias. His soldiers: mainly parents. He has recruited hundreds of mothers and fathers to monitor and report on teachers deemed guilty of filling their students with hate for China and urging them to take to the streets in protest.

'We're part of China's population': LGBT couples seek recognition in census

Nov 09 2020

A month after Lauren mustered the courage to tell her mother she is lesbian, the 26-year-old Shanghai resident came out to a stranger who knocked on her door.

Revised Chinese law sparks debate on sexuality education

Oct 26 2020

Minutes before Professor Liu Wenli was set to speak in a webinar on the development of sex education in China, she learned that the country's top legislative body had passed an amendment making sex education mandatory starting next year. 

Revised Chinese law sparks debate on sexuality education

Oct 25 2020

Oct 26 Minutes before Professor Liu Wenli was set to speak in a webinar on the development of sex education in China, she learned that the country's top legislative body had passed an amendment making sex education mandatory starting next year.

Editing history: Hong Kong publishers self-censor under new security law

Jul 14 2020

HONG KONG In the last two weeks, Hong Kong publisher Raymond Yeung has hastily made changes to a draft paper copy of a book entitled "To Freedom," replacing the word "revolution" with "protests," tweaking a banned slogan and cutting passages that advocate independence for the Chinese-ruled city. | Video

Hong Kong schools should not provide material against new law, government says

Jul 06 2020

HONG KONG Hong Kong schools should not provide reading material that violates a new national security law unless they use it to "positively teach" students about the issue, the city's Education Bureau said on Monday.

Hong Kong schools should not provide material against new law, government says

Jul 06 2020

HONG KONG Hong Kong schools should not provide reading material that violates a new national security law unless they use it to "positively teach" students about the issue, the city's Education Bureau said on Monday.

WRAPUP 5-Hong Kong warns removing U.S. special status is a 'double-edged sword'

May 29 2020

* European governments express grave concerns over security law

Hong Kong no longer deserves special U.S. status, Pompeo says

May 27 2020

WASHINGTON/HONG KONG U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told Congress on Wednesday that Hong Kong no longer qualifies for its special status under U.S. law, potentially dealing a crushing blow to its status as a major financial hub. | Video

Hong Kong border town slumps as mainland traders vanish

May 25 2020

SHEUNG SHUI, Hong Kong Last summer, pro-democracy protesters harassed Chinese traders in Sheung Shui and smashed storefronts that catered to them in the Hong Kong border town, angry at what they saw as a de facto invasion.

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