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US State of Florida becomes free of Confucius Institutes

September 10, 2019 5:03 am0 comments
US State of Florida becomes free of Confucius Institutes

(TibetanReview.net, Sep09’19) – Miami Dade College in the US state of Florida has on Sep 5 terminated its contract with the Confucius Institute, effectively shuttering the last of four branches that the organisation, affiliated with the Chinese government, operated in the Sunshine State, reported scmp.com Sep 7. The Chinese government-implanted […]

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China angry Australian state stops teaching its propaganda in schools

August 27, 2019 1:29 am0 comments
China angry Australian state stops teaching its propaganda in schools

(TibetanReview.net, Aug24’19) – The government of Australia’s New South Wales (NSW) state has decided to close Chinese government-sponsored language programmes in its more than a dozen public schools due to political concerns, prompting an angry reaction from Beijing on Aug 23. The Confucius Classroom programme, run in 13 NSW schools, […]

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Tibetan campaigners join protest to urge end to Portland Confucius Institute

February 7, 2019 7:14 am0 comments
Tibetan campaigners join protest to urge end to Portland Confucius Institute

(TibetanReview.net, Feb06’19) – Students and alumni of Portland State University (PSU) in the USA state of Oregon, including Tibetans, Taiwanese and Chinese, have joined human rights activists on Feb 4 to stage a protest, demanding that the university’s contract with China’s Confucius Institute be not renewed. The occasion was the […]

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Massachusetts colleges asked to shut Chinese gov’t-run propaganda-oriented ties

March 16, 2018 10:13 pm0 comments
Massachusetts colleges asked to shut Chinese gov’t-run propaganda-oriented ties

(TibetanReview.net, Mar15, 2018) – US Representative Seth Moulton has urged two colleges in Massachusetts to cut ties with on-campus institutes that have ties to the Chinese government, promote censorship and undermine human rights, reported the bostonglobe.com Mar 9. It said Moulton, a Democrat representing Salem, had sent letters during the […]

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