Done right, moral education could be a good thing

| Dec 5, 2015

Done right, moral education could be a good thing

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The Cabinet of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is enacting another one of the conservatives’ long-standing policy desires by reintroducing moral education in secondary schools from 2018. This has sparked a liberal backlash because moral education is associated with wartime Japan’s nationalist hysteria and thought-control ...