School pupils form a human chain in Wan Chai as a protest during the social unrest in Hong Kong in September, 2019. Photo: Nora Tam School pupils form a human chain in Wan Chai as a protest during the social unrest in Hong Kong in September, 2019. Photo: Nora Tam
School pupils form a human chain in Wan Chai as a protest during the social unrest in Hong Kong in September, 2019. Photo: Nora Tam

National education in Hong Kong

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam defends liberal studies reform, and says subject was not meant to be debate exercise on current affairs

  • Chief executive says misguided critical thinking which advocated objecting to everything about the government ‘had to be corrected’
  • Lam says subject is not being withdrawn but adjustments need to be made

Topic |   National education in Hong Kong
School pupils form a human chain in Wan Chai as a protest during the social unrest in Hong Kong in September, 2019. Photo: Nora Tam School pupils form a human chain in Wan Chai as a protest during the social unrest in Hong Kong in September, 2019. Photo: Nora Tam
School pupils form a human chain in Wan Chai as a protest during the social unrest in Hong Kong in September, 2019. Photo: Nora Tam
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