Students at universities in Hong Kong fear basic freedoms are under attack from China’s creeping influence
When a handful of students decided to express an opinion on a university campus bulletin board in Hong Kong, they never imagined the backlash that would follow.
What began with a few posters emblazoned with a radical idea, that Hong Kong should split with China and become independent, eventually engulfed the entire political and academic establishment in the latest clash over shrinking freedoms in the semi-autonomous city.
Absolute obedience to authority does not help society, so it’s important we maintain freedom of speech at the university
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