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Hong Kong’s Extradition Bill and Taiwan’s Sovereignty Dilemma
June 26, 2019
Hong Kong’s Extradition Bill and Taiwan’s Sovereignty Dilemma
How a Hong Konger’s death put Taiwan in a difficult spot amid the storm over Hong Kong’s extradition bill.
Hong Kong’s Extradition Bill and Taiwan’s Sovereignty Dilemma
Hong Kong Extradition Law: The Fallout
June 25, 2019
Hong Kong Extradition Law: The Fallout
Insights from Ho-Fung Hung.
Hong Kong Extradition Law: The Fallout
Hong Kong Protests: How Did We Get Here?
June 21, 2019
Hong Kong Protests: How Did We Get Here?
The origins and development of mass protests against the extradition bill.
Hong Kong Protests: How Did We Get Here?
China Blinks on Hong Kong – This Time
June 17, 2019
China Blinks on Hong Kong – This Time
The larger divide between the central government and the semi-autonomous city remains.
China Blinks on Hong Kong – This Time
Violence Erupts During Latest Anti-Extradition Protest in Hong Kong
June 12, 2019
Violence Erupts During Latest Anti-Extradition Protest in Hong Kong
Police used tear gas and rubber bullets to disperse crowds but protesters insist they won't give up.
Violence Erupts During Latest Anti-Extradition Protest in Hong Kong
Hong Kong Protests: The View From Taiwan
June 12, 2019
Hong Kong Protests: The View From Taiwan
Hong Kong’s massive protests could be a bellwether for Taiwan’s 2020 presidential election.
Hong Kong Protests: The View From Taiwan
Hundreds of Thousands Join Hong Kong Protest Against Extradition Law. Will It Matter?
June 11, 2019
Hundreds of Thousands Join Hong Kong Protest Against Extradition Law. Will It Matter?
A massive protest against the proposed bill filled Hong Kong streets, but the government signals it won’t change course.
Hundreds of Thousands Join Hong Kong Protest Against Extradition Law. Will It Matter?
Hong Kong Protests Proposed Extradition Law
April 29, 2019
Hong Kong Protests Proposed Extradition Law
Tens of thousands took to the streets, many carrying umbrellas in a nod to a previous 2014 protest movement.
Hong Kong Protests Proposed Extradition Law
Hong Kong’s Extradition Changes Tap Into Fears of Diminished Rights
April 10, 2019
Hong Kong’s Extradition Changes Tap Into Fears of Diminished Rights
Proposed changes, which would smooth extraditions to the mainland, must be seen in the broader context of Hong Kong-mainland relations.
Hong Kong’s Extradition Changes Tap Into Fears of Diminished Rights
Hong Kong Needs the World’s Help
April 03, 2019
Hong Kong Needs the World’s Help
The steady erosion of freedoms is too serious for Hong Kongers to deal with alone.
Hong Kong Needs the World’s Help
Taiwan’s Presidential Frontrunners Just Tested Very Different Foreign Waters
March 29, 2019
Taiwan’s Presidential Frontrunners Just Tested Very Different Foreign Waters
President Tsai Ing-wen visited Taiwan’s Pacific diplomatic allies, while Han Kuo-yu stopped in Hong Kong, Macau, and China.
Taiwan’s Presidential Frontrunners Just Tested Very Different Foreign Waters
What China’s Greater Bay Area Plan Means for Taiwan
March 08, 2019
What China’s Greater Bay Area Plan Means for Taiwan
China’s plan for Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao integration demonstrates the “One Country, Two Systems” model for Taiwan.
What China’s Greater Bay Area Plan Means for Taiwan
Is This the End of the ‘1992 Consensus’?
January 11, 2019
Is This the End of the ‘1992 Consensus’?
Tsai Ing-wen is promoting her alternative 'Taiwan consensus,' but the KMT remains committed to the 1992 consensus.
Is This the End of the ‘1992 Consensus’?
How President Xi Jinping Is Misreading Taiwan
January 03, 2019
How President Xi Jinping Is Misreading Taiwan
Xi's January 2 remarks betrayed three fundamental misunderstandings of the Taiwan situation.
How President Xi Jinping Is Misreading Taiwan
China’s Crackdown on Hong Kong’s Freedoms Is Bad for Business
December 01, 2018
China’s Crackdown on Hong Kong’s Freedoms Is Bad for Business
Limiting the impact of the U.S.-China trade war will involve upholding the unique status of Hong Kong.
China’s Crackdown on Hong Kong’s Freedoms Is Bad for Business
How to 'Rewrite the Hong Kong Story'
November 10, 2018
How to 'Rewrite the Hong Kong Story'
An interview with Christine Loh and Richard Cullen on their new book.
How to 'Rewrite the Hong Kong Story'
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