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Posts tagged "Democratic Progressive Party"
Taiwan Talk: Freezing the DPP's Taiwan Independence Clause

Taiwan Talk: Freezing the DPP’s Taiwan Independence Clause

Listen Episode Description Some members of the Democratic Progressive Party are making a push to freeze a portion of the party’s charter known as the Taiwan Independence Clause which calls for the establishment of a Republic of Taiwan. Supporters of the freeze say doing so could help the DPP’s chance to become the ruling party...Continue reading
Tsai Ing-wen Leading DPP Again

Tsai Ing-wen Leading DPP Again

Tsai Ing-wen took office Wednesday as DPP chairperson after a two-year break. Speaking during a handover ceremony in Taipei, her predecessor Su Tseng-chang urged party members to support Tsai – saying she is taking on a “difficult  job.” Tsai, who held the DPP chairmanship for two terms from 2008 to 2012, thanked Su for his...Continue reading