· December, 2005

Stories about Taiwan (ROC) from December, 2005

Taiwan: Political Changes

19 December 2005

Jerome F. Keating reflects on the changes that have affected Taiwan's politics: how in 15 years the ex-opposition Democratic Progressive Party successfully challenged the Kuomintang's one-party state.

China, Taiwan: Democracy v. Autocracy

  9 December 2005

On Simon World, a soon-to-pass law in Taiwan that would limit interest rates for credit cards sparked an argument which led to a post that generated much discussion among its readers about the relative merits of democracy and autocracy for China.

China: Mascot Conspiracy

  7 December 2005

Less than a month after China unveiled the “Five Friendlies” as the official 2008 Beijing Olympics mascots, Angry Chinese Blogger unveils the great mascot conspiracy!