Politics

Polish Video Expressing Support For Taiwanese Independence Comes From Far-Right Wing Group

Polish media organization Idź Pod Prąd recently released a video declaring support of Taiwan and opposition to China. Unfortunately, while many in Taiwan have celebrated this as an international expression of support for Taiwan, they have failed to notice that this comes from a far-right wing Christian group that is anti-gay and has links to white supremacist groups... Read More

Does Tsai’s Political Reshuffling Evidence A Lack Of Long-Term Planning For The DPP?

It may be that the strategy adopted by Taiwanese president Tsai Ing-Wen of calling back popular, high-profile DPP politicians to serve in her central administration is backfiring. Namely, Tsai’s actions threaten the ability of the DPP to develop and maintain political promising careers for its members for the sake of the party’s future and long-term sustainability... Read More

Taiwan Continues Support Of Right-Wing Authoritarians In The Case Of Bolsonaro

The Taiwanese government continues its abysmal record of support for authoritarian regimes in the hopes that they will support Taiwan with congratulations issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to recently elected Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro on social media. Bolsonaro is a far-right wing firebrand and his election has raised concerns globally that Brazil will see resurgent authoritarianism under his presidency... Read More