Lessons to Learn From 2016 for 2018 and the Future: Political Elections Across the Pacific Ocean

“If when I die, I am still a dictator, I will certainly go down into the oblivion of all dictators. If, on the other hand, I succeed in establishing a truly stable foundation for a democratic government, I will live forever in every home in China." ~ Former KMT President and Generalissimo Chiang Kai-Shek/蔣中正 (1887‒1975) … Continue reading Lessons to Learn From 2016 for 2018 and the Future: Political Elections Across the Pacific Ocean

Celebrating Taiwan’s (and the Republic’s) Ups and Downs: 66 Years On and Counting

We live in the present, we dream of the future and we learn eternal truths from the past. ~ Madame Chiang Kai-Shek AKA Soong May-Ling/宋美齡 (1898 – 2003) In 1895, after China suffers a major defeat in the first Sino-Japanese War, as part of the agreement, Imperial Japan annexes the island of Formosa (Taiwan) into … Continue reading Celebrating Taiwan’s (and the Republic’s) Ups and Downs: 66 Years On and Counting