Hongkongers use creativity against new security law

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In an attempt to counter Beijing's new national security law for Hong Kong, residents of the region have developed creative ways to express dissent without risking arr...

Protest messages shared in Hong Kong Lunar New Year packets

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong's anti-government protests are putting a new spin on a Lunar New Year tradition. Every year, adults hand out red packets stuffed with cash to children and...

Hong Kong police officer arrested for supporting protests

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Hong Kong police officer has been suspended and investigated after being arrested for posting anti-extradition messages on a Lennon Wall in the special administrative re...

Hong Kong protest items on display at historical block in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As unrest continues to rage across Hong Kong, the Defend Democracy Safeguard Taiwan Alliance has organized the "Freedom is Not Free Exhibition" at the Bopiliao H...

Pro-Hong Kong cake disqualified from UK competition

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Hong Kong protest-themed cake has been removed from the Cake International 2019 decorating competition in Birmingham, England, after Chinese contestants filed complaints...

Video shows Chinese businessman deported from Taiwan for defacing Lennon Wall

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Chinese businessman was deported from Taiwan on Monday (Oct. 28) for vandalizing a Lennon Wall in Taichung, Taiwan. On Sunday, Chen Chih-hou (陳致豪), the creator of a L...

Students who vandalize Lennon Walls face deportation: Taiwan's MOE gets tough

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Ministry of Education (MOE) has warned that students who damage Lennon Walls on university campuses could face prosecution and deportation. Head of the D...

One Lennon Wall dispute settled, another moves to court

Two recent conflicts over messages of support for Hong Kong, posted on Lennon Walls on school campuses, moved closer to resolution this week, as students at one university reached an out-of-court sett...

Chinese apologize to Hong Kong students for Lennon Wall brawl in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Chinese students who attacked Hong Kong students over a “Lennon Wall” at Taipei’s Chinese Culture University (CCU) have apologized, reports said Wednesda...

Vandalism of Lennon Walls reflects collective anxiety of Chinese students: scholar

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Recent reports of Chinese students vandalizing pro-Hong Kong Lennon Walls have sparked conflicts on Taiwanese university campuses, and scholars have expressed different pe...

Photo of the Day: 'Human Lennon Wall' spotted at Taiwan college

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In an innovative response to the constant assault on Lennon Walls by Chinese students and tourists, a group of Taiwanese college students has decided to turn themselves in...

Chinese tourist banned 5 years for destroying National Taiwan University Lennon Wall

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Chinese tourist arrested on Monday (Oct. 7) for ripping down a Lennon Wall at National Taiwan University (NTU) will be deported on a charge of vandalism and denied ent...

Video shows Chinese tourist rip down National Taiwan University Lennon Wall

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Chinese tourist was arrested on Monday morning (Oct. 7) after he was captured on video ripping down a Lennon Wall at National Taiwan University (NTU). On its Facebook...

NIA: Chinese who destroy Lennon Walls will not be allowed back into Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Chinese citizens who destroy or damage “Lennon Walls” supporting Hong Kong will not be allowed to return to Taiwan, the chief of the National Immigration Agenc...

Thousands march in Taipei in solidarity with Hong Kong protesters

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Tens of thousands of Taiwanese took to the streets in Taipei on Sunday (Sept. 28) to march in solidarity with Hong Kong, where protesters have entered the 17th week of pro...