Concerned about facing discrimination abroad and being persecuted in their home country, Chinese students are reluctant to engage in open dialogue.

By: Jianli Yang & Leslie Fu

Sep 1, 2023

Jianli Yang is founder and president of Citizen Power Initiatives for China and the author of “Its Time for a Values-Based “Economic NATO.” Leslie Fu is a legal analyst for Citizen Power Initiatives for China.

Western politicians and educators have observed that a significant number of overseas Chinese students are unwilling to engage in conversations about China, particularly about the ruling Chinese Communist Party (CCP). And even if they do, when faced with criticism directed at the government, they often perceive the West, especially the United States, as intentionally trying to stifle China’s ascent… [Continue Reading]