Taiwan

Renegade Province: the grail?

Collecting....Last week Jon Sullivan, the scholar of things Taiwan and China, apparently located the first use of "renegade province" to describe Taiwan in the English-language media. Is it this NYTimes piece from 1982? Can't find an earlier one about Taiwan...Last Tuesday, Peking and Washington ann...

China flies bombers around Taiwan, holds live-fire drills

BEIJING: Chinese bombers and spy planes have flown around Taiwan, the air force said on Thursday (Apr 19) as Taipei accused Beijing of trying to stoke regional tensions with its military drills. China sees the democratically-governed island as a renegade part of its territory to be brought back .....

The Great, the Good, and the ugly

Fisherman on the rocks at Sanxiantai.Will you have the power of love or the love of power? The ugly stain of authoritarian Christianity has answered that it will have the latter, and impose it on everyone. Spreading out of the US to plague countries far from its borders with its insensate hatred, in...