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Posts Tagged ‘United States’

Editorials

Taiwan’s Nuclear History: Lessons for Today?

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

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Editorials, Politics

Will Taiwan Feel the Bern?

Taiwan is too vulnerable to the ebb and flow of domestic U.S. politics, which can be a problem when an American president turns inwards

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Politics

VOTE 2016: Foreign Students Get a Taste of Taiwan’s Democracy

Through their firsthand experience with Taiwan’s democracy, foreign students began revisiting their assumptions about their own political system

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Editorials, Politics

Taiwan’s America

Don’t be misled by the Islamo-obsessiveness that’s currently sweeping the U.S. The America that Taiwan’s next leader will encounter will be sober, responsible and fully committed to maintaining the U.S. stake in the western Pacific

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Editorials, Politics

The Last Thorn on China’s Periphery

China has had a good year in pacifying the challenges on its periphery. The one exception is Taiwan, where the coming election of a China-wary candidate underscores the limits of its policies

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Politics

Taiwan and Democratic Chickens Coming Home to Roost

American Asia expert Richard Bush should not be lamenting Tsai Ing-wen’s prospective victory in Taiwan’s upcoming presidential election. As a supporter of the U.S.’ central role in institutionalizing Taiwan’s vibrant democracy, he should be welcoming it instead

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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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Book Reviews

核彈MIT: “A” Bomb Made in Taiwan

A new book sheds lights on Taiwan’s nuclear weapons program, which came close to completion before being thwarted by the U.S.

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Politics

China Ramps Up Ideological Campaign Against Taiwan in the U.S.

A new Los Angeles-based think tank with ties to China’s United Front department intends to ‘expand awareness’ among government officials and academics on their soil

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Politics

Taiwan, China and the U.S. Presidential Election

From Taiwan’s perspective, Hillary Clinton appears to be the pick of the litter among U.S. presidential candidates. Jeb Bush? Not so much

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