A primary school principal in east China told a school gathering that Christmas “brought a burning shame to Chinese people”. Photo: Weibo

Christmas linked to China’s past humiliation by foreign invaders in speech to primary schoolchildren

  • Festival a ‘burning shame’ to Chinese people, principal tells pupils
  • Public disagrees, forcing post praising the speech off social media within 24 hours
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A primary school principal in east China told a school gathering that Christmas “brought a burning shame to Chinese people”. Photo: Weibo
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