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Taiwan’s Voters Have Dealt a Brutal Blow to the Ruling DPP
November 28, 2018
Taiwan’s Voters Have Dealt a Brutal Blow to the Ruling DPP
The KMT rode a “blue wave” in an election more about local concerns than the influence of China or the U.S.
Taiwan’s Voters Have Dealt a Brutal Blow to the Ruling DPP
KMT Shocks With Its Success in Taiwan Elections
November 27, 2018
KMT Shocks With Its Success in Taiwan Elections
The DPP must turn to self-reflection after heavy losses in local polls.
KMT Shocks With Its Success in Taiwan Elections
What Does the 1992 Consensus Mean to Citizens in Taiwan?
November 10, 2018
What Does the 1992 Consensus Mean to Citizens in Taiwan?
Hint: it’s not what either Taiwan or China think it means.
What Does the 1992 Consensus Mean to Citizens in Taiwan?
One China, Two Interpretations, and the Third Alternative for Taiwan
November 06, 2018
One China, Two Interpretations, and the Third Alternative for Taiwan
The historic 2015 meeting between Xi Jinping and Ma Ying-jeou made a third alternative, beyond unification or separation, more likely.
One China, Two Interpretations, and the Third Alternative for Taiwan
The Great Debate: Chiang Kai-shek's Role in 21st Century Taiwan
October 29, 2018
The Great Debate: Chiang Kai-shek's Role in 21st Century Taiwan
As transitional justice moves forward in Taiwan, references to its authoritarian past are being removed or vandalized.
The Great Debate: Chiang Kai-shek's Role in 21st Century Taiwan
Taiwan Is Retaking the Initiative With Its New Southbound Policy
October 23, 2018
Taiwan Is Retaking the Initiative With Its New Southbound Policy
Forget Beijing: Taiwan is rolling out its “warm power” to win friends across Southeast and South Asia.
Taiwan Is Retaking the Initiative With Its New Southbound Policy
‘Indispensable and Irreplacable’: Taiwan in an Era of US-China Competition
October 23, 2018
‘Indispensable and Irreplacable’: Taiwan in an Era of US-China Competition
How can Taiwan manage the growing competition between the U.S. and China?
‘Indispensable and Irreplacable’: Taiwan in an Era of US-China Competition
Facing Chinese Pressure, Taiwan’s President Tsai Seeks ‘Survival Niche’
October 10, 2018
Facing Chinese Pressure, Taiwan’s President Tsai Seeks ‘Survival Niche’
Tsai Ing-wen promises to stay the course on cross-strait relations, while pursuing “values-based diplomacy” abroad.
Facing Chinese Pressure, Taiwan’s President Tsai Seeks ‘Survival Niche’
A Nation Reborn? Taiwan's Belated Recognition of Its Southeast Asian Heritage
September 28, 2018
A Nation Reborn? Taiwan's Belated Recognition of Its Southeast Asian Heritage
Can Taiwan reinvent itself as a part of Southeast Asia?
A Nation Reborn? Taiwan's Belated Recognition of Its Southeast Asian Heritage
6 Km From China, Taiwan's Kinmen Charts Its Own Path
September 04, 2018
6 Km From China, Taiwan's Kinmen Charts Its Own Path
As Taiwan pushes to distance itself from China, Kinmen Island wants to build a bridge to Xiamen and “become a peninsula.”
6 Km From China, Taiwan's Kinmen Charts Its Own Path
Don't Miss the Significance of Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen's NASA Visit
August 21, 2018
Don't Miss the Significance of Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen's NASA Visit
For the first time since U.S.-China normalization, a sitting Taiwanese president entered a U.S. federal building.
Don't Miss the Significance of Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen's NASA Visit
China Takes Revenge for Tsai Ing-wen's US Trip – Via a Taiwanese Cafe Chain
August 16, 2018
China Takes Revenge for Tsai Ing-wen's US Trip – Via a Taiwanese Cafe Chain
Soon after Tsai completed her hig-profile stopover in the U.S., the chain was accused of “supporting Taiwan’s independence.”
China Takes Revenge for Tsai Ing-wen's US Trip – Via a Taiwanese Cafe Chain
Tsai Ing-wen Made a Rare, High-Profile Stopover in the US
August 14, 2018
Tsai Ing-wen Made a Rare, High-Profile Stopover in the US
As Beijing increases its pressure on Taipei, Tsai vows “to be firm so that no one can obliterate Taiwan.”
Tsai Ing-wen Made a Rare, High-Profile Stopover in the US
Why Is China Bullying Taiwan?
August 03, 2018
Why Is China Bullying Taiwan?
This goes beyond dislike for the DPP – it’s a long-term strategy from Beijing.
Why Is China Bullying Taiwan?
Reconceiving Taiwan as a Pacific Island Country
August 02, 2018
Reconceiving Taiwan as a Pacific Island Country
The claim “Taiwan has always been Chinese” is simply untrue and anachronistic.
Reconceiving Taiwan as a Pacific Island Country
Brian Hioe: The Sunflower Movement, 4 Years Later
July 18, 2018
Brian Hioe: The Sunflower Movement, 4 Years Later
An interview with New Bloom co-founder and student activist Brian Hioe, 4 years after the Sunflower Movement.
Brian Hioe: The Sunflower Movement, 4 Years Later
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