The Chinese Film Association has barred mainland actors and directors from participating in the Golden Horse Awards, Asia’s most prestigious film honors, which are hosted in Taipei. At last November’s awards ceremony, when accepting an award for her independent documentary, “Our Youth...
by Sophie Beach | Jan 12, 2020
Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen was decisively reelected on Saturday in an election that had become a referendum on democratic freedoms and Taiwanese autonomy. Winning 57 percent of the vote against Kuomintang challenger...
by Josh Rudolph | Jan 8, 2020
Taiwan’s population is preparing to vote in national presidential and legislative elections on Saturday. At The New York Times, Steven Lee Myers and Chris Horton report on how Chinese aggression has significantly bolstered...
by Josh Rudolph | Dec 27, 2019
With the presidential election in Taiwan just two weeks away, President Tsai Ing-wen has called on parliament to resume discussion of a proposed anti-infiltration bill that her government says is essential to guard against...
by Josh Rudolph | Dec 19, 2019
The Committee to Protect Journalists this week published the report “One Country, One Censor: How China Undermines Media Freedom in Hong Kong and Taiwan,” which examines the two regions as the...
by Josh Rudolph | Dec 3, 2019
With the presidential election in Taiwan—a de facto independent nation that the CCP regards as a “renegade province”—just over a month away, there have been many recent reports of Beijing’s attempts to influence...
by Sophie Beach | Sep 16, 2019
The Solomon Islands is the latest country to switch their diplomatic allegiance from Taiwan to China, leaving Taiwan with only 16 countries that officially recognize it as an independent nation after El Salvador, Burkina Faso,...
by Cindy | Mar 2, 2018
On Wednesday, anti-China Taiwanese protesters defaced the tomb of former Nationalist ruler Chiang...
by Samuel Wade | Nov 28, 2017
Taiwanese activist Lee Ming-che was sentenced to five years in prison for subverting state power...
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