Teachers from the Nankai District of Tianjin have took to the internet to expose the fundraising methods employed by the areas Education Bureau. The department issued a notice to local middle and primary schools as well as kindergartens to say that money would be deducted from staff wages and donated to the district Red Cross in response to the August 12 Tianjin explosions. One teacher wrote on Weibo, “The Education Bureau is forcing teachers to donate. Where are we supposed to go to report this exactly?” The department says the donations are voluntary. One netizen simply commented, “Incredible”.