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China's Global Times editorials on Taiwan are so bad they are funny

TAICHUNG (Taiwan News) — Chinese Communist Party (CCP) mouthpiece Global Times is always good for a laugh. In the CCP’s press ecosystem it serves as the repository for foaming-at-the-mouth...

The slow-burning issues eroding CCP supremacy

This is part two of a four-part series. Click here for part one and here for part three. TAICHUNG (Taiwan News) — Could Chairman Xi Jinping (習近平) fail to be elected to a third term at the 20...

Taiwan foreign ministry hits back at China’s ‘concubine’ remark

TAIPEI (Taiwan) — Taiwan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) called Chinese Taiwan Affairs Office Spokesperson Ma Xiaoguang’s (馬曉光) statement “crude and vulgar” after he...

Taiwan is a country, US should stop 'strategic ambiguity'

America’s decades-old policy of “strategic ambiguity” has become an embarrassment and a stain on its reputation as a defender of freedom and democracy. Many government officials, alo...

Afghanistan crisis changes nothing for Taiwan

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) — Despite everything else that is going on around the world with the COVID-19 pandemic and other issues, the scenes that have been coming out of Afghanistan this week hav...

Pro-Taiwan historian, winner of inaugural Asian Nobel in Sinology passes away

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Yu Ying-shih (余英時), world-renowned historian and the first recipient of Taiwan’s Tang Prize in Sinology, passed away in his sleep at the age of 91 on Sunday (Aug. 1)...

New hotline in China for reporting 'historical nihilism'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China has launched a hotline in the run-up to the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) to report people who make comments online that fal...

Taiwan needs to double down on diplomacy

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) — Think-tanks are 10-a-penny these days. If you can back up one side of an argument with a think-tank policy paper, it won't take too long to find another that takes ...

Taiwan's TutorABC allegedly controlled by Chinese investor

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan-based online English-learning platform TutorABC is accused of being controlled by a Chinese company and could serve as a propaganda vehicle for the Chinese Communis...

China Daily EU chief drops F-bomb in Twitter exchange with German minister

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas on Saturday (Nov. 7) congratulated President-elect Joe Biden for his 2020 U.S. presidential election victory via Twitter, prompting the ...

Chinese imperialism and Taiwan: An Austrian perspective

As someone who has both Austrian and Taiwanese heritage, there are similarities I have noticed between Adolf Hitler's attempts to unify Austria with Germany and Chinese Communist Party (CCP) Chair...

Window closed on Chinese invasion of Taiwan during US election: Easton

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — American researcher Ian Easton has debunked fears of a Chinese invasion of Taiwan during the U.S. presidential election by pointing out that the window for such a move has...

US sees 'malign influence' in China-backed school program

The Trump administration on Friday encouraged U.S. schools and colleges to rethink their ties to the Confucius Institute, a program that brings Chinese language classes to America but, according to fe...

China takes further step toward nationwide indoctrination

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The new guidelines released by China’s Ministry of Education on Wednesday (Sept. 23) indicate that Beijing is ramping up its brainwashing campaign on a national leve...

'Mulan' thanks CCP authorities linked to Xinjiang human rights violations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The backlash against Disney's "Mulan" remake is intensifying after viewers of the film discovered that the closing credits thank a public security bureau in ...