Members of student group Scholarism, including its convenor Joshua Wong Chi-fung, protest at Golden Bauhinia Square. Photo: Nora Tam
Members of student group Scholarism, including its convenor Joshua Wong Chi-fung, protest at Golden Bauhinia Square. Photo: Nora Tam

A cause of anti-government protests or an essential tool to teach the young to think for themselves? Row over liberal studies rumbles on

  • Initiated by former chief executive Tung Chee-hwa, the city’s ex-leader is now one of the subject’s fiercest critics
  • Pro-Beijing figures want it abolished, while others say the subject matter includes facts that cannot be erased

Topic |   City Weekend
Members of student group Scholarism, including its convenor Joshua Wong Chi-fung, protest at Golden Bauhinia Square. Photo: Nora Tam
Members of student group Scholarism, including its convenor Joshua Wong Chi-fung, protest at Golden Bauhinia Square. Photo: Nora Tam
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