Chinese Professor Punished for "Radical Opinions"

November 16, 2015

The removal of Liang Xinsheng from his position as deputy head of the English department at Lingnan Normal University, in China, for allegedly publishing “radical opinions” on social media, has raised concerns of a further crackdown on free expression, the South China Morning Post reported. New Chinese Communist Party guidelines issued last month restrict members from challenging party policies and criticizing party leaders.

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