Tag Archives: 台湾

Wuhan Diary #27: The 31st Day of the Wuhan City Closure — February 22, 2020

February 22, 2020 31st Day of the Wuhan City Closure Today I got an express package delivery – something I had ordered on January 22 before the city closed – that took a whole month to be delivered. That’s a … Continue reading

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Wuhan Diary #23: The 27th Day of the Wuhan City Closure — February 18, 2020

February 18 The 27th Day of the Wuhan City Closure Today the weather is just great! A warm Spring breeze and brilliant sunshine. Just seeing this kind of sunlight fills me with visions of seas of flowers climbing mountainsides. I … Continue reading

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Wuhan Diary #20: The Twenty-fourth Day of the Wuhan City Closure — February 15, 2020

February 15: The 24th day of Wuhan City Closure There was another thunderstorm last night. I turned off all the lights in my room, opened my curtains and lay on my bed. The night was very dark; maybe because most … Continue reading

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Wuhan Diary #18: The Twenty-Second Day of the Wuhan City Closure — February 13, 2020

February 13 The Twenty-second Day of the Wuhan City Closure Yesterday I dreamed of buying vegetables in a very big vegetable market. I bought tomatoes and looked for potatoes. After buying potatoes I looked for eggplant. After buying eggplant I … Continue reading

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Congressional Research Service Reports on China and US – China Relations

Many Congressional Research Service reports are archived on the website of the Federation of American Scientists https://fas.org/sgp/crs/index.html as well as on some other websites. For the latest, check the FAS website at the URL above. For example,  here are reports … Continue reading

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Cartoons on HK – Taiwan “Wanwan come home”

A Chinese broadcaster recently said Taiwan should return to the embrace of the mainland, using the word wanwan 湾湾 a reference reminiscent of the shortened names Chinese children give one another. The protests and crackdowns in Hong Kong, however, are … Continue reading

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CSIS II: The Taiwan Relations Act at Forty and U.S.-Taiwan Relations

I went to listen to all-day panel discussions “The Taiwan Relations Act at Forty and U.S.-Taiwan Relations” at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) in Washington, DC on April 9th. I even got a free lunch and caught … Continue reading

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2009: PRC Newsmagazine Lauds KMT Agricultural Reforms on Taiwan

  The February 9, 2009 issue of China Newsweekly Zhongguo Xinwen Zhou  中国新闻周 ran an admiring article about the KMT’s successful land reform in Taiwan “Land to the Tillers” Taiwan Style Now the Farmers are Some of the Most Prosperous … Continue reading

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2011 Summary Translation: PRC Weekly Nanfengchuang — “My Views on the Growth of Democracy in Taiwan”

Summary Translation: Therefore, according to my understanding, the result of Taiwan democracy and especially the result of two changes in the ruling political party is that human rights and democracy have made great progess. For example, when Taiwan began its … Continue reading

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