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#LoveWins4Taiwan

On a chilly, windy afternoon in New York, fifty or so Taiwanese people gathered at the historic Stonewall Inn, landmark of LGBTQ resistance. This group of overseas Taiwanese, many of them overseas students, voiced their support for marriage equality in Taiwan and promoted the cause to fellow New Yorkers with original art, temporary tattoos, protest signs, chants, and, most importantly, their presence... Read More

籽:在維冠大樓災區的日本志工

二月十三日,維冠大樓災區,我看見大約二十位身穿台灣長老教會背心,在衣服或吊牌上別著日本國旗的志工。物資站裡,日本籍志工人數也比台灣籍的還多。我與其中幾位交流以後發現,他們的共同認為幫助台灣救災是極其重要的事,尤其是日本311地震時,臺灣捐贈的金額是所有捐款國家中最多的。現居於台南的職業撞球選手--北山亞紀子 (Akiko Kitayama) 表示”當人們遭遇困難時,我們就要伸出援手。即使彼此互不相識,你也會幫助。更何況現在是有恩於我們的人們,當然要幫忙。日本與臺灣將會成為永遠的摯友。”... Read More