SCMP: Chinese intellectuals urged to toe the party line after pushbacks on policy

 By Nectar Gan (SCMP) * Amid rising tide of discontent, Communist Party tells universities and research institutes to promote ‘patriotic striving spirit’ among academics   An extensive campaign to “enhance patriotism” among intellectuals is being rolled out in China amid an escalating trade war with the US and a rising tide of discontent from its liberal thinkers. The ruling Communist Party’s propaganda and personnel arms … Continue reading SCMP: Chinese intellectuals urged to toe the party line after pushbacks on policy