Environmental

Daguan Community Residents Demonstrate At Veterans’ Affairs Council, Hold Overnight Sit-in

Members of the Daguan Community—a military dependents’ village in New Taipei city currently facing eviction—and supportive youth activists demonstrated at the Veteran’s Affairs Office today, with one hospitalized after becoming ill during the protest. Following the arrest of twenty demonstrators, Daguan residents declared an overnight sit-in outside the Taipei District Prosecutor's Court until those detained were released... Read More

大觀社區居民與員警在行政院前爆發衝突

昨天一早,大觀社區居民與員警在行政院前爆發衝突。大觀社區是位於新北市板橋的眷村,數年來,社區居民不停面對著受驅逐的威脅。然而,大觀社區的居民在三月四號收到一份通知,表明他們的家園將在三月十八號強制拆除。昨天於行政院的抗議活動便是針對這份通知。 ... Read More

Renewed Political Contestation on Nuclear-Related Issues After Referendum

After the referendum on nuclear energy held concurrently with nine-in-one elections on November 24th, shifts in Taiwan’s treatment of nuclear energy-related issues are likely to take place. The referendum called for the overturning of current provisions in the law which stipulate that Taiwan is to be nuclear-free by 2025... Read More