A roadblock set up by anti-government protesters at the entrance of Chinese University in Hong Kong. Photo: Sam Tsang
SCMP Editorial
Opinion

Opinion

Editorial by SCMP Editorial

Universities must not become breeding grounds for violence

  • Universities are not just ivory towers for theories and research, having played an important role in social movements around the world
  • But there is a clear difference between actively taking part in legitimate protests and using the campus for illegal activities
A roadblock set up by anti-government protesters at the entrance of Chinese University in Hong Kong. Photo: Sam Tsang
READ FULL ARTICLE