2023 - 2th Quarter
Taiwan, China, and that Pesky San Francisco Peace Treaty
Monday, May 1
Dictators and wanna-be empire-builders often use a nuanced rhetoric to justify aggression. Russian president Vladimir Putin justifies his attack on Ukraine by saying that he needs to “save it” though it is uncertain what he is saving it from. China, similarly, resorts to rhetoric to justify its hegemonic claims to Taiwan. ...
Occam’s Razor Relevant to Taiwan
Thursday, April 27
Looking to the future and next year’s presidential elections, it’s a good time for Taiwanese to take stock of their democracy. ...