Will Taiwan Still Be a Peacekeeper After Its Upcoming Presidential Election?
By Calvin Chu
William Lai faces questions over his perceived support for Taiwan independence. But basic political realities will push any Taiwanese leader to refrain from making risky moves.
Accounting Act Changes Spark Brawl in Taiwan’s Legislature
By Brian Hioe
Changes to Article 99-1 of the Accounting Act proposed by the DPP may clear former President Chen Shui-bian of corruption charges.
James Soong: The End of an (Authoritarian) Era in Taiwan
By James Baron
Soong’s departure from the political scene signals a break with Taiwan’s authoritarian past.
After the Call: Does Taiwan Have a Plan for the Trump Years?
By Ankit Panda
What is Taiwan looking for from Donald Trump?
Tsai Ing-wen’s U.S. Transit Stops in Historical Context
By Kristian McGuire
Unofficial transit stops by Taiwan leaders in the U.S. have some interesting history.
Why Beijing Should Work With Tsai Ing-wen
By Dalton Lin
Taiwan's new president showed goodwill toward Beijing in her inaugural address. The CCP should reciprocate.
China’s 3 Options for 'Unifying' Taiwan
By Yang Hengjun
Using Taiwanese factionalism to gain a foothold could be the most attractive option for Beijing.
The One Big Takeaway From Taiwan's Historic 2016 Election
By Ankit Panda
Saturday's election results emphasize that Beijing and Washington must take stock of a shifting Taiwanese identity.
Tibet, Taiwan and China – A Complex Nexus
By Tshering Chonzom Bhutia
Recent developments in cross-strait relations raise interesting questions for Tibet’s leadership in exile.
Former Taiwanese President Chen Released on Medical Bail
By J. Michael Cole
Chen Shui-bian's temporary release could further complicate Taiwanese politics in the run-up to a presidential election.
A Scottish Stone Tossed Into the Taiwan Strait
By Chen-Dong Tso
A Ma-Xi summit at the upcoming APEC Summit could help soothe cross-strait tensions.
Time for Taiwan to Rethink Its Diplomacy
By Joel Atkinson
Taiwan needs to decide on a plan for its remaining diplomatic allies before it is too late.