Taiwan talk show host demands truth about Tsai’s doctorate in London

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese talk show host Dennis Peng (彭文正) held a press conference on Friday (Oct. 18) in London, where Taiwanese-American professor Hwan C. Lin (林環牆) presented findings f...

Taiwan talk show host issues 24-hour ultimatum for Tsai to admit Ph.D. 'fake'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On his program on Monday (Oct. 14), talk show host Dennis Peng (彭文正) announced that he was issuing a 24-hour "ultimatum" to Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文...

Dissertation-gate: university administrators hesitant to endorse Tsai's doctorate

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — At a Monday (Oct. 14) meeting of the Education and Culture Committee of the Legislative Yuan, the issue of President Tsai Ing-wen’s 1984 Ph.D. dissertation from the ...

LSE issues formal statement confirming Taiwan president's PhD

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The London School of Economics (LSE) on Tuesday (Oct. 8) formally issued an official statement verifying the validity of Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen's (蔡英文) Ph.D....

Dissertation-gate: Tsai accuser publishes president's student record on Facebook

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — One of the leading voices in the “Dissertation-gate” scandal surrounding President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Monday (Oct. 7) published new documents obtained from ...

On the submission procedure for Tsai's dissertation in Taiwan national library database

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Oct. 3, prominent media personality Yang Sen-hong (楊憲宏) and New York attorney Tung Wen-hsun (童文薰) took President Tsai Ing-wen’s (蔡英文) London School of Economics a...

Ph.D. graduate from Oxford voices doubts about Taiwan President’s degree

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – An Oxford University graduate with a Ph.D. in Economic History claims the document President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) presented is not a London School of Economics and Political...

Media personality takes Taiwan president’s LSE Ph.D. to government watchdog

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Despite the Presidential Office having presented its case about President Tsai Ing-wen’s (蔡英文) London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) Ph. D. disserta...

Commentators doubt Taiwan president’s meeting with ex-premier, Ph.D.

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The alleged Sept. 24 meeting between President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) and former Premier William Lai (賴清德) possibly never took place, while the president’s reaction to t...

Tsai’s dissertation conspiracy is baseless but could still harm her election chances

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) - - Many U.S. citizens still firmly believe that Barack Obama, the country’s first African American President, should never have held the highest office in the land. T...

Han's 1988 master's thesis critical of China's plans to annex Taiwan, HK extradition

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The more than 30-year-old master's thesis of itinerant Kaohsiung Mayor and Kuomintang (KMT) presidential candidate Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) brings up the issue of extraditing ...

Taiwan president's LSE dissertation viewable to public starting 10 am today, digital copy also up

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Amid the ongoing controversy over the veracity of Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen's (蔡英文) Ph.D. dissertation from the London School of Economics and Political Science (L...

Pontifical university takes up sex abuse of nuns by priests

ROME (AP) — A Togolese nun has successfully defended a first-ever dissertation at a Vatican-sanctioned university on the sexual abuse of nuns by priests in the latest evidence of a problem confronting...

Taiwan president's LSE dissertation listed in 1985 Todai library document

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A student at the University of Tokyo (Todai) has unearthed a list of theses and dissertations published in 1985 that clearly lists Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen's (蔡英文...

Over 50% of Taiwanese polled think authenticity of Tsai's LSE degree 'serious matter'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Despite ample proof of its veracity, over 50 percent of respondents said that if Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen's (蔡英文) Ph.D. dissertation from the London School of Eco...