All quiet at Uni Queensland

Yesterday’s protest was peaceful, with no repeat of last week’s scuffles

Campus observers put the crowd at 75 or so, with one suggesting that as demonstrations go “it was a bit of a fizzer,” which will be what the university hoped for.

The issue that inspired the protest, the university’s accepting Chinese Government funding for its Confucius Institute is not live, for now. But a boil-over in Hong Kong would put the PRC funded CI back on the campus agenda.


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