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Obama Wants 100,000 American
Students to Study in
Communist China

Cybercast News Service, by Susan Jones

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Posted By:JoniTx, 1/24/2013 10:17:25 AM

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Thursday will celebrate the launch of a newly rebranded organization called the “100,000 Strong Foundation,” which aims to have 100,000 American students studying in China by 2014. Thursday´s event will "underscore the importance of study abroad in China and the benefits to our strategic relationship with China as well as the personal benefits individuals receive through these exciting experiences," the news release said. Until now, the 100,000 Strong Initiative -- announced by President Obama on his trip to China in 2009 -- has operated inside the State Department.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Coy860, 1/24/2013 10:23:59 AM     (No. 9136255)

From his treasured Little Red Book?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: John c, 1/24/2013 10:24:15 AM     (No. 9136256)

I would think he would want students to go to Iran or Saudi Arabia rather than communist China.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: voxlapidis, 1/24/2013 10:24:21 AM     (No. 9136257)

A Great Leap Forward.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: curious1, 1/24/2013 10:26:01 AM     (No. 9136262)

100K potential new little spies and seditious people - pushed by China who owns the bulk of US debt - and could threaten the current admin with looking bad if they couldn´t find a borrower to help pay out the free money to their lofo base.

Really bad idea.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: ocjim, 1/24/2013 10:56:38 AM     (No. 9136342)

Americans are increasingly ignorant of the real China and the lack of freedoms we take for granted. Just a couple to give you pause...
- Chinese have no right to move about the country without the proper permits.
- Chinese have no right of assembly.

America is all about freedom. What in the world are we doing sending our young people to a country like China? I´m sure students we send are carefully watched and carefully guided.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: wilarrbie, 1/24/2013 11:00:12 AM     (No. 9136351)

What if he can´t find 100K... will he MAKE them go? Or if parents won´t allow a willing child...Does Obama overrule?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: 4freedom, 1/24/2013 11:05:18 AM     (No. 9136363)

Just send them to Harvard.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: 6079 Smith, W, 1/24/2013 11:10:58 AM     (No. 9136379)

If you want a student loan, you must go to China to study. This is just like Mao´s plan to have urban kids go live and work in the country, so they would know what it was like to be a peasant. No negative consequences to that program! /s

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Reply 9 - Posted by: 3XALADY, 1/24/2013 11:14:07 AM     (No. 9136388)

Gold star to #7.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: veritas, 1/24/2013 11:16:38 AM     (No. 9136395)

FTA: In the 2011/12 academic year, 194,029 students from China were studying in the United States (up 23 percent from 157,558 in the previous year).

I really don´t understand the point of the US program. After all, if you want contact with Chinese, go to our colleges or our defense/technology-related corporations. You´ll find plenty.

FTA: Michelle Obama also touted the initiative in remarks at Howard University in Washington, D.C., in Jan. 2011: "[S]tudying abroad isn’t just an important part of a well-rounded educational experience.... With every friendship you make, and every bond of trust you establish, you are shaping the image of America projected to the rest of the world. That is so important. So when you study abroad, you’re actually helping to make America stronger."

And the American students will be making "friendships" and "bonds of trust" with the college-age agents of China´s version of KGB.

#5: no right to a 2nd child
no right to own the land you built a foreign-"owned" factory on

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Reply 11 - Posted by: SoCalGal, 1/24/2013 11:41:29 AM     (No. 9136474)

Our guide in Beijing was astonished that we could go down and get on an airplane and fly anywhere in the country, anywhere in the world, without U. S. government permits.

They could not travel out of their city without permits and could only date and marry within their work unit, about a 1 mile square area of Beijing. That was this young man´s primary reason for joining the PRC tourist agency - he could meet young women from other work units.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Time4AR2, 1/24/2013 12:03:19 PM     (No. 9136547)

What happens if they can´t come back?

Does this explain the empty cities built in remote areas?

Inquiring minds want to know.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: realrep, 1/24/2013 12:21:06 PM     (No. 9136593)

Who pays for it?

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Reply 14 - Posted by: bighambone, 1/24/2013 12:21:07 PM     (No. 9136594)

Now why would Obama and Hillary Clinton want to send 100,000 mostly minority and of course progressive students to China to study at communist colleges and universities?

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Flashback, 1/24/2013 12:49:15 PM     (No. 9136669)

Hostags for mind washing.


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Reply 16 - Posted by: dwa, 1/24/2013 1:05:03 PM     (No. 9136718)

Guess our own colleges and universities aren´t turning out budding communists fast enough. Total immersion will speed thing up.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 1/24/2013 10:35:17 PM     (No. 9137781)

Are they trading students in lieu of interest payments on the loans ?

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