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Taiwan’s Human Rights Revolution and China’s Devolution
October 03, 2017
Taiwan’s Human Rights Revolution and China’s Devolution
There is an increasing divergence between China and Taiwan with respect to protecting human rights.
Taiwan’s Human Rights Revolution and China’s Devolution
The White Wolf of Taiwan
September 18, 2017
The White Wolf of Taiwan
Zhang Anle and his solution for the cross-strait dilemma.
The White Wolf of Taiwan
Calm Down About Taiwan’s New Premier
September 08, 2017
Calm Down About Taiwan’s New Premier
If a tree falls in a Taiwanese forest, cross-Strait relations are tense.
Calm Down About Taiwan’s New Premier
Finally, Strategic Clarity in the South China Sea. Is the Taiwan Strait Next?
September 07, 2017
Finally, Strategic Clarity in the South China Sea. Is the Taiwan Strait Next?
Routine FONOPS in the South China Sea are long overdue -- as are Taiwan Strait passages.
Finally, Strategic Clarity in the South China Sea. Is the Taiwan Strait Next?
A Latin American Battle: China vs. Taiwan
August 19, 2017
A Latin American Battle: China vs. Taiwan
China is competing with Taiwan in Central America and the Caribbean, an abandoned American backyard.
A Latin American Battle: China vs. Taiwan
Locating Taiwan on Australia’s Strategic Radar
August 15, 2017
Locating Taiwan on Australia’s Strategic Radar
Australia faces fundamental strategic choices when it comes to Taiwan.
Locating Taiwan on Australia’s Strategic Radar
Taiwan's President Vows to Help China Achieve Democracy
July 14, 2017
Taiwan's President Vows to Help China Achieve Democracy
Tsai Ing-wen expresses condolences for the death of Liu Xiaobo and encourages Chinese people to pursue democracy
Taiwan's President Vows to Help China Achieve Democracy
What Does China Care About?
July 07, 2017
What Does China Care About?
American and Chinese perspectives differ fundamentally on East Asian regional issues.
What Does China Care About?
The Taipei-Beijing 'Diplomatic Truce' Crumbles: What Next for Taiwan?
June 21, 2017
The Taipei-Beijing 'Diplomatic Truce' Crumbles: What Next for Taiwan?
With Panama deciding to recognize the government in Beijing, Taiwan's list of diplomatic allies continues to shrink.
The Taipei-Beijing 'Diplomatic Truce' Crumbles: What Next for Taiwan?
Is Hong Kong Taking a Backward Step on LGBT Rights?
May 29, 2017
Is Hong Kong Taking a Backward Step on LGBT Rights?
With a petition to appeal a landmark rights case, Hong Kong may be taking a small step backward.
Is Hong Kong Taking a Backward Step on LGBT Rights?
WHO Déjà Vu: Taiwan Not Invited to World Health Assembly
May 13, 2017
WHO Déjà Vu: Taiwan Not Invited to World Health Assembly
WHA says cross-strait understanding between China and Taiwan is the basis for invitation
WHO Déjà Vu: Taiwan Not Invited to World Health Assembly
Taiwan Pushes For Sale of F-35 Fighter Jets
May 03, 2017
Taiwan Pushes For Sale of F-35 Fighter Jets
Taiwan will officially declare its intention to procure the fifth generation fighter jet this summer.
Taiwan Pushes For Sale of F-35 Fighter Jets
Why Selling F-35s to Taiwan Is a Terrible Idea
April 07, 2017
Why Selling F-35s to Taiwan Is a Terrible Idea
Taiwan would be better off investing its limited resources in advanced surface-to-air missile systems.
Why Selling F-35s to Taiwan Is a Terrible Idea
Taiwan and Japan's East China Sea Dispute Back in the Spotlight
April 03, 2017
Taiwan and Japan's East China Sea Dispute Back in the Spotlight
Taipei and Tokyo will convene later this year to discuss oceanographic survey rights for Taiwan.
Taiwan and Japan's East China Sea Dispute Back in the Spotlight
Taiwan's 'Little Burma'
March 18, 2017
Taiwan's 'Little Burma'
Huaxin Street in Taipei is home to many of Taiwan's 40,000 Burmese immigrants.
Taiwan's 'Little Burma'
Did Trump Get Something Out of Xi in Exchange for Affirming 'One China'?
February 28, 2017
Did Trump Get Something Out of Xi in Exchange for Affirming 'One China'?
“The president always gets something.”
Did Trump Get Something Out of Xi in Exchange for Affirming 'One China'?
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