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Posts Tagged ‘society’

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Editorials, Society & Culture

Monday Horror Renews Debate on (and Thirst for) Capital Punishment

The satisfaction of bloody retribution notwithstanding, capital punishment is the lazy way out, as it doesn’t require us to address the real issues

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Photo: J. Michael Cole / Thinking Taiwan
Society & Culture

Improving Taiwan’s Global Competitiveness: Toward a Safer, Internationally Friendlier Society

Civility, more permissive laws for foreign employment and a more diverse educational environment will help Taiwan along the road to modernity

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Society & Culture

Women Chronically Underrepresented in Film and Media: The Way Ahead for Taiwan

In a globalized movie economy, Taiwan can reverse the status quo of gender inequality on-screen starting with its own young and smaller film industry

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Photo: J. Michael Cole / TT
Society & Culture

Taiwan’s Stray Animals Need Your Help!

The Sanctuary has actively sought to provide homes and treatment for stray animals in northern Taiwan. It now faces an immense challenge: moving. And you can help

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Society & Culture

The Treasure of the Empire, or Just Collective Housing?

A look at one of the most recognizable symbols of wealth in Taiwan, and the legal problems faced by some of its residents

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