The FBI has asked some US research universities to develop protocols for monitoring students and scholars from China. Photo: EPA

US academics condemn ‘racial profiling’ of Chinese students and scholars over spying fears

  • Intelligence agencies monitoring people based on country of origin ‘should raise alarms in a democracy’, education bodies warn US government in letter
  • It follows spate of dismissals and harassment of Chinese-American researchers in connection with alleged spying on Beijing’s behalf
Topic |   US-China relations

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The FBI has asked some US research universities to develop protocols for monitoring students and scholars from China. Photo: EPA
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Jodi Xu Klein

Jodi Xu Klein

Jodi Xu Klein is an award-winning business journalist with 20 years of experience. She joined the Post in 2017, after a decade based in the US reporting for The Wall Street Journal and Bloomberg. She was part of the Time Magazine team that won the Henry R. Luce Award, breaking the China SARS story.