(From left) North district councillor Solomon Chiang, Isaac Cheng of the newly established group Education Breakthrough and retired teacher Chan Chi-chung at a press briefing. Photo: Jonathan Wong(From left) North district councillor Solomon Chiang, Isaac Cheng of the newly established group Education Breakthrough and retired teacher Chan Chi-chung at a press briefing. Photo: Jonathan Wong
(From left) North district councillor Solomon Chiang, Isaac Cheng of the newly established group Education Breakthrough and retired teacher Chan Chi-chung at a press briefing. Photo: Jonathan Wong

Hong Kong student, teacher groups launch petition demanding explanation of new vetting process for liberal studies textbooks

  • Removal of the phrase ‘separation of powers’ and photos of past protests in the city amount to ‘political censorship’, student group spokesman says
  • Education Bureau has so far declined to reveal the make-up of the team responsible for suggesting changes to publishers

Topic |   Education
(From left) North district councillor Solomon Chiang, Isaac Cheng of the newly established group Education Breakthrough and retired teacher Chan Chi-chung at a press briefing. Photo: Jonathan Wong(From left) North district councillor Solomon Chiang, Isaac Cheng of the newly established group Education Breakthrough and retired teacher Chan Chi-chung at a press briefing. Photo: Jonathan Wong
(From left) North district councillor Solomon Chiang, Isaac Cheng of the newly established group Education Breakthrough and retired teacher Chan Chi-chung at a press briefing. Photo: Jonathan Wong
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