March 2019

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

One Country, No Consensus: What the UK Can Learn From Taiwan

For decades, political debate in Taiwan has been defined by the clash between those advocating further integration with the mainland and those demanding independence—bearing striking resemblance to the UK's Brexit saga. But where Taiwan is clear on its goals and uncertain of its options, the UK remains bitterly divided in the face of a bleak but clear dilemma... Read More

After Expressing Support for Taiwan, Chinese YouTuber’s Mother Detained by Authorities

A Chinese YouTube vlogger who has in the past expressed support for Taiwanese democracy surnamed Liu reported last week that his mother has been detained by the National Security Bureau for over four days in his native Suzhou. The disappearance of Liu’s mother should be concerning, not only within Taiwan but to Chinese supporters of Taiwan—even if they live outside of China... Read More