Confucius institutes – severing ties

By Sharon Bernstein for Reuters – In University World News.

Two universities cut ties with Confucius institutes

A second major American university in a week (39) is severing ties with China’s government-funded Confucius institutes, which critics call a propaganda arm wrapped in culture and language education, writes Sharon Bernstein for Reuters.

Check:

http://www.universityworldnews.com/article.php?story=20141002215020246

http://www.businessinsider.com/r-second-us-university-cuts-ties-with-chinas-confucius-institute-2014-10#ixzz3EyGpclRQ

Povl Tiedemann
October 2014

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