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Chinese University Professor’s Resignation Letter Censored

Written by Abby On 25 December 2013 @ 6:07 am | No Comments

In China, Chinese, Citizen Media, East Asia, English, Freedom of Speech, Quick Reads

One day after professor Chen Hongguo posted his resignation letter [1] on Weibo that has triggered [2] hot discussion on academic freedom in China on December 23, 2013, his letter was deleted. A search on professor Chen's name on Sina Weibo shows the following message: 

根据相关法律法规和政策,“谌洪果”搜索结果未予显示。

According to relevant regulations and policies, search results for “Chen Hongguo” are not displayed.


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[1] resignation letter: http://weibo.com/1110550747/AoUy3dcCY?c=spr_qdhz_bd_baidusmt_weibo_s

[2] triggered: http://globalvoicesonline.org/2013/12/23/chinese-university-professor-quits-to-seek-academic-freedom/

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