Kuomintang Xu Shuhua’s thesis was accused of plagiarism, Legislator Chen Shuhua bombarded the DPP’s election considerations (file photo of this newspaper)
Lin Zhijian, a former DPP mayor candidate for Taoyuan, was previously identified by National Taiwan University as plagiarizing his thesis and his degree was withdrawn. Lin Zhijian finally announced his withdrawal from the election due to controversy. Legislator Chen Jiaohua believed that the DPP’s KMT legislator Xu Shuhua was also suspected of plagiarism. It is obvious that the matter is handled with election considerations, and it also calls on the ruling party to use the Lin Zhijian incident to urge the Ministry of Education to formulate a rigorous paper review system to avoid plagiarism.
Chen Jiaohua pointed out that from the suspected plagiarism incident of Lin Zhijian’s thesis, she saw that the Democratic Progressive Party’s focus was on the first, to replace the Taoyuan mayor candidate; second, to mention that Xu Shuhua, a legislator of the Kuomintang, was suspected of plagiarism, obviously handling the matter with election considerations.
Chen Jiaohua called on the ruling party to urge the Ministry of Education to formulate a rigorous paper review system to avoid plagiarism due to this incident; in addition, she also hoped that the university advisors would rigorously review papers to avoid similar incidents, and she also suggested that if her paper is suspected of plagiarism , self-cleaning early.