Voice of America
Voice of America (VOA) is the largest U.S. international broadcaster, providing news and information in more than 40 languages to an estimated weekly audience of more than 275 million people.
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The News Lens International is a Taiwan-based independent digital media, providing balanced reporting and thought-provoking opinions from Taiwan and all around Asia.
Taiwan Tightens Border Control After Reporting First Case of Covid-19 Variant
East Asia Forum
East Asia Forum is a platform for analysis and research on politics, economics, business, law, security, international relations and society relevant to public policy, centred on the Asia Pacific region. It consists of an online publication and a quarterly magazine, East Asia Forum Quarterly, which aim to provide clear and original analysis from the leading minds in the region and beyond.
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Bryan Chou is an editor for The News Lens International.
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Deutsche Welle (DW) is Germany’s international broadcaster and a trusted source for reliable news and information with content in 30 languages. The flagship channel DW provides analysis and insights to viewers around the globe, reporting on important issues in English 24/7. With continuous news reports, special features and talk shows covering everything from business, science and politics to culture and sports, DW brings people closer to what matters most – made in Germany, made for minds.
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Does Universal Basic Income Have a Home in Taiwan?
TAIPEI is a quarterly magazine published in both English and Japanese editions, providing foreign residents and overseas tourists with useful information on Taipei’s feature events, tourist attractions, fine foods, historical sites, and cultural practices. It is a medium that visitors can utilize to better understand Taipei City. TAIPEI is available for free at MRT stations, Taipei Visitor Information Centers, National Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall, National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall and Eslite Bookstores.
Taipei’s Vegetarian and Vegan Food Culture
Kirsten Han is a freelance journalist and curator of the We, The Citizens newsletter, covering Singapore politics, human rights, civil society, and social justice.
Singapore’s Government Wants a Conversation on ‘Women Development.’ Here’s What They Don’t Want to Talk About.
Sylvie Tanaga is a freelance writer focusing on identity, minority, and literacy issues. She has published two biographies in Indonesian, and commentaries and opinion articles in several media outlets such as The Jakarta Post and TODAYOnline (Singapore). She currently lives in Bandung, Indonesia.
Celebrating Christmas and Pluralism as an Indonesian Minority
Tyler Prochazka is on the Board of Directors of UBI Taiwan. He is currently an MA Student in Asia Pacific Studies, National Chengchi University.
Basic Income Is an Investment in Taiwan’s Most Valuable Asset
Judy Chen is a freelance writer and graphic designer. She writes about culture, design, and work. Prior to her freelance journey, she worked in tech sales in the beautiful Bay Area and received her degree in Anthropology.
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Kuan-lin F. Liu
Kuan-lin F. Liu is a writer and marketing specialist with an interest in human rights, international relations, and pop culture. He holds a BA in Government and Gender Studies modified with Geography from Dartmouth College, and his work has been published by CNN among other media outlets. Follow him on LinkedIn for more content.
Was ‘Your Name Engraved Herein’ a Missed Opportunity To Discover LGBTQ Talent?
Luke Harrington and Chieh-chi Hsieh
Luke Harrington is a carpenter, builder, and graduate of the German Studies Program at Bard College. Chieh-chi Hsieh received his PhD from the Department of Politics and International Studies, University of Warwick (UK).
UBI as a Voucher: The Case Against Universal Basic Income
Cat Thomas is a freelance journalist based in Taipei. She covers anything from culture to tech to travel, and sometimes all of those combined if she can swing it.
How Taiwan’s Overseas Tour Leaders Are Weathering Covid-19
Rath Wang fiddles with numbers during the day but writes and advocates for Taiwan’s identity and other progressive causes in his free time.
‘Your Name’ First Gay Film in Taiwan To Earn NT$100 Million
The Interpreter is published by the Lowy Institute, an independent, nonpartisan think tank based in Sydney. It publishes daily commentary and analysis on international events.
China’s Online Meddling Goes Beyond the Great Firewall