28 Jun 2021

Lecturers suspicious CCP spies infiltrated universities

From Morning Report, 7:22 am on 28 June 2021

Three lecturers in Chinese politics and history suspect courses at New Zealand universities are being infiltrated by spies gathering intelligence for the Chinese Communist Party.

Lecturers from Auckland, Wellington and Canterbury universities share their stories in the new podcast series Red Line, launched today.

The podcast, focusing on the influence of the CCP in this country, was made by RNZ's Guyon Espiner and John Daniell of Bird of Paradise Productions.

Guyon Espiner reports.