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Editorials

Taiwan’s Nuclear History: Lessons for Today?

Could Taiwan ever consider the nuclear option again to deter Chinese aggression?

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Photo: Rick Bajornas
Editorials, Politics

The Great Cross-Strait Doublethink Act

As long as the governments in Taipei and Beijing remain pragmatic and flexible, the sky won’t fall over the Taiwan Strait

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Photo: J. Michael Cole / Thinking Taiwan
Editorials, Politics

Taiwan Needs Unity

Winning the January 16 elections was the easy part. Now president-elect Tsai Ing-wen needs to reach across the political spectrum to build a truly unified administration, an effort that is bound to encounter much resistance

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Photo: J. Michael Cole / Thinking Taiwan
Editorials, Politics

VOTE 2016: Anatomy of a Small Avalanche

Taiwan’s 2016 presidential election is a complete replay of the 2014 municipal election and an indication that the DPP has consolidated its voter base. But can it grow beyond that?

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Politics

Ma and Xi Hold ‘Historic’ Meeting in Singapore

Despite the little substance to the summit, President Ma’s reference to ‘one China’ has sparked severe criticism back in Taiwan

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Photo: REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
Editorials, Politics

U.S. Policy Toward Xi Jinping’s China

Years of cooperation with China have not yielded the hoped-for policy benefits for the United States, a former AIT director argues

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Editorials, Politics

The Collapse of China’s Taiwan Strategy

The good news is that it has indeed collapsed. The bad news is that its replacement may be even worse

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Photo: J. Michael Cole / Thinking Taiwan
Politics

President Ma’s ‘Black Box’ Problem

Opposition to the government and the KMT is not driven by antipathy toward China, but rather by disgust with the government’s lack of respect for the people

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Debunking the Myth of Inevitability in the Taiwan Strait

Unification between Taiwan and China is not inevitable; in fact, it is no longer an option

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In Search of Sunflower Seeds in Hong Kong

When the dust finally settles in Hong Kong, scholars will likely look back at Taiwan’s Sunflower Movement as the Umbrellas’ most direct precedent

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