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27 May Birth of a free speech martyr

Aaron Patrick - The Australian Financial Review - Wednesday 27 May 2020 China ties Drew Pavlou has become a cause celebre for taking his university to task. Before he was dubbed the world's most famous undergraduate, Drew Pavlou was merely a "particularly annoying" student making life...

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27 May Compromised classrooms

Jane Marwick - The Daily Telegraph - Wednesday 27 May 2020 Queensland University's bizarre persecution of a student for speaking out about China is a warning to all An Australian university, so troubled by the actions of one 20-year old undergraduate activist student, has gone to...

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25 May PM urged to defend Hong Kong freedoms

Andrew Tillet - Australian Financial Review - Saturday 23 May 2020 China hawks within the Morrison government are pushing ministers to take a tough line with Beijing after it moved to cement its control over Hong Kong in what looms as the latest flashpoint in the...

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24 May Australia, UK, and Canada rebuke China over Hong Kong

Nick Bonyhady - The Sunday Age - Sunday 24 May 2020 Australia, Canada and Britain have joined together to criticise the Chinese government's move to impose restrictive national security laws on Hong Kong in response to long-running prodemocracy protests in the territory. The three Commonwealth countries warned...

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