Taiwanese Flight Attendant Strike Cancels 2,250 Flights

By Brian Hioe, Labor Notes. -

Flight attendants at EVA Air have concluded the largest and longest strike in the history of Taiwan’s airline industry, from June 20 through July 10. Strikers notched a partial victory against [...]

Building Single-Payer Health System: Lessons From Taiwan’s Turnaround

By Michael Corcoran, Truthout.org -

There are obvious reasons why some people in the United States oppose the prospect of single-payer health care. Taking the profit out of health care -- a moral imperative and the norm [...]

Idle No More In Solidarity With Indigenous Taiwanese

By Staff, idlenomore.ca -

By Staff of Idle No More - Idle No More stands in solidarity with Indigenous Taiwanese who are currently occupying the 228 Peace Memorial Park/台北市二二八和平紀念公園. This current occupation has been for [...]

Protesters In Taiwan Rally Against Nuclear Power

By I-fan Lin, www.globalvoices.org -

By I-fan Lin for Global Voices - Major cities across Taiwan recently witnessed mass demonstrations advocating for renewable energy policy and the decommissioning of the country's nuclear power [...]

Protesters In Taiwan Rally Against Nuclear Power

Bu Staff, www.globalvoicesonline.org -

Major cities across Taiwan recently witnessed mass demonstrations advocating for renewable energy policy and the decommissioning of the country's nuclear power stations. On March 14, as many [...]

Taiwan Charges 118 In Student-Led Occupy Protests

By Ralph Jennings, www.voanews.com -

Taiwanese prosecutors have charged 118 people suspected of trespassing and other crimes related to student-led occupy protests in Taipei last year. But the suspects may get off with light [...]

Taiwanese Protesters Plot Next Steps After Parliament Occupation

By Neslon Moura, www.wagingnonviolence.org -

At 6:07 a.m. on April 10, the students inside the Taiwanese parliament voluntarily left the assembly hall while 20,000 people outside showed their support and witnessed the end of the [...]

Occupy Taiwan Sunflower Movements Moves To Next Stage

By Sunflower Movement, www.facebook.com -

As the occupation of the legislature enters its 21st day, we give our deepest gratitude to the citizens of Taiwan for their participation and support. It is they who have given this movement a [...]

Police Evict Students From Taiwan Parliament, Injure Over 150

By Lawrence Chung, www.scmp.com -

More than 150 people were injured and 61 students arrested after riot police armed with batons and water cannon waded in to break up a protest over a trade pact with China at Taiwan's parliament [...]

Taiwan’s Sunflower Student Revolution

By China Uncensored, www.youtube.com -

On March 18, thousands of Taiwanese students occupied Taiwan's Legislative Yuan. A few days later, hundreds more took the Executive Yuan, before police violently evicted them, even going so far [...]

Taiwan Occupy Congress Excalates

By Staff, www.revolution-news.com -

Taiwan occupation: 30,000 supporters expected on Saturday have arrived, It’s upgraded from opposing unjust trade pact to a war for Taiwan’s democracy! Activists occupying the chamber hall of [...]

Taiwan Activists Challenge Trade Agreement With China

By Agencies in Taipei, www.theguardian.com -

Thousands of young Taiwanese waved banners and shouted slogans to mark the third day of their occupation of parliament to protest against a trade pact with China which they fear could further [...]