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As China insists on Mandarin for Inner Mongolian schools, is there a lesson in store for Hong Kong?

The ink on my last column about textbook censorship in Hong Kong had barely dried when news broke of China’s plans to impose Mandarin-only classes in its theoretically autonomous region of Inner Mongolia. The change of language and standardisation of textbooks will apply to three crucial humanities subjects: language and literature, politics and history. The […]