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Baptist University lecturer decries ‘cultural revolution’-style attacks on students protesting Mandarin tests

A senior lecturer at Hong Kong Baptist University has criticised Vice-chancellor Roland Chin’s decision to suspend students who protested a Mandarin language requirement, questioning whether his actions were “politically motivated.” Last week, the Baptist University Students’ Union (BUSU) held an eight-hour protest at the school’s Language Centre. Students must pass the centre’s Mandarin test if they wish […]