January 24, 2020
How Taiwan’s History Illuminates the 2020 Election
By Evan Dawley and Wayne Soon
Taiwan's democratic culture -- and ties to Hong Kong -- long predate the 21st century.
June 08, 2019
In Taiwan, the Tiananmen Tragedy Has a Special Resonance
By John Liu
For Taiwan, June 4, 1989 recalls both their own oppressed past and the resistance against China’s ongoing oppression.
May 04, 2019
Will Taiwan Become a Refuge for Dissidents Wanted by China? Not So Fast.
By Nick Aspinwall
Taiwan has not fully opened its doors to dissidents, despite recent high-profile cases.
May 02, 2019
Taiwan Voices Support for Uyghurs in China
By Wen Lii
The human rights crisis in Xinjiang foreshadows Taiwan’s future under PRC control, and the island knows it.
February 27, 2019
The 228 Incident Still Haunts Taiwan
By James X. Morris
From memorials to vandalism, Taiwan continues to remember its history -- and debate its future.
October 03, 2017
Taiwan’s Human Rights Revolution and China’s Devolution
By Margaret K. Lewis
There is an increasing divergence between China and Taiwan with respect to protecting human rights.
August 18, 2016
'Lovable' Taiwan and Its Soft Power Quest
By Shannon Tiezzi
Taiwan's deputy minister of culture speaks with The Diplomat.