ABC Evening News for Monday, Oct 15, 2012
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(Macon: Dan Harris) The classroom controversy over the teaching of Mandarin Chinese in American schools subsidized by the Confucius Inst. of the government of China featured; scenes shown from a school in Macon, Georgia; details given about the politics of the Confucius Inst. [Bibb County supt. Romain DALLEMAND- says we are in charge of the curriculum.] [University of Miami political scientist June Teufel DREYER- worries about propaganda.] [Parent Eric ARNOLD- questions the institute.]
(Studio: Diane Sawyer, Dan Harris) The absence of any propaganda, the cost to China and the demand in America for the language programs discussed.
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