October 09, 2020
KMT Pushes for Formal US-Taiwan Ties in Course Change for Beijing-Friendly Party
By Nick Aspinwall
Two recently passed resolutions hint at a strategic shift within the KMT, but could also be aimed at fracturing the ruling DPP’s careful approach toward relations with the U.S.
June 02, 2020
Is the ‘1992 Consensus‘ Fading Away in the Taiwan Strait?
By Derek Grossman
Beijing and Taipei‘s nebulous common understanding is not what it used to be.
March 13, 2020
Taiwan’s KMT Elects New Chair. Will It Reconsider Its Stance on Ties With China?
By Nick Aspinwall
Johnny Chiang swept the KMT chairperson vote, ushering in an apparent next-generation KMT.
October 25, 2019
Taiwan’s New Southbound Policy and the Looming Election
By Jeremy Huai-Che Chiang
With the election looming large on the horizon, Taiwan’s New Southbound Policy is obviously at a decisive juncture.
June 25, 2019
When a China Propaganda Campaign Infiltrated the United States
By Robert Farley
The case of a pro-Nationalist propaganda network in the United States in the 1930s reinforces the fact that foreign interference in U.S. politics is far from new.
August 02, 2018
Reconceiving Taiwan as a Pacific Island Country
By Janice Feng
The claim “Taiwan has always been Chinese” is simply untrue and anachronistic.
December 03, 2016
Donald Trump Just Complicated US-Taiwan Relations, Big Time
By Ankit Panda
Donald Trump's phone call to Tsai Ing-wen sets up a possible diplomatic crisis with China.
July 27, 2016
'One China,' 5 Interpretations
By JM Norton
The various ways different stakeholders in Beijing, Taipei, and Washington interpret "one China."
July 14, 2016
Myanmar’s Kuomintang 'Incursion'
By Alice Dawkins
Where the borders of China and Myanmar rub together, the line between insiders and outsiders becomes rather blurry.
May 09, 2016
Is the KMT Becoming a Fringe Party in Taiwan?
By Liam Joel Han
After an election-day rout, the KMT seems to be moving farther away from public opinion.
March 29, 2016
KMT's Ousted Presidential Candidate Returns as Party Chair
By Shannon Tiezzi
Hung Hsiu-chu is back -- now can she rebuild a fractured and damaged party?
March 02, 2016
The 228 Incident and Taiwan's Transitional Justice
By Linda van der Horst
What does Tsai Ing-wen's election mean for truth and accountability for Taiwan's dark past?