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· March, 2008

Stories about East Asia from March, 2008

31 March 2008

Taiwan: Voices after Presidential Election

March 22 is Taiwan's presidential election held once every four years. The victory is belonging to KMT's Ma Ying-jeou, who got 60 percent of votes and 2 million votes than...

Japan: Why does Mario move from left to right?

China: Foreign Media

China: Open Media Market

Japan: Views on Yasukuni, the movie

A documentary film about the controversial Yasukuni shrine, shot by a Chinese filmmaker through funding by a Japanese government agency, has sparked debate and discussion after a group within the...

China: Zeng Jinyan

China: Chaos and Nationalism

Taiwan: Counter Culture

30 March 2008

Israel: Israeli Vietnamese Poet is Rising Star

Korea: Roh Moo Hyun Syndrome

The popularity of the previous President, Roh Moo Hyun, in Korea seems to become a hotter issue on the Internet. A new terminology, Roh-Ganji (Roh, his family name + Ganji,...

28 March 2008

China: Responses to the Dalai Lama's appeal

As Lhasa has supposedly quieted down, the crowd has gone off the deep end, that might be worth exploring more. The death threats they've been making towards Western media...

Hong Kong: Revitalizing Tai O

South Korea: Fashion Wave

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