Brian Hioe
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Brian Hioe was one of the founding editors of New Bloom, a freelance writer on social movements and politics, and an occasional translator.
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2016/11/25 | Brian Hioe

Terry Gou: Taiwan's Donald Trump?

'If the KMT seeks to seriously put Terry Gou forward as a presidential candidate, that would only further accentuate the party’s present political crisis.'

2016/11/10 | Brian Hioe

Demonstrations in South Korea Calling on Park to Step Down

It is to be questioned whether Park’s Saenuri Party will be able to survive the scandal, and South Korea’s political future, not only internally but regionally, remains unknown.

2016/11/05 | Brian Hioe

The Hung-Xi Meeting, Largely A Pointless Affair?

The Hung-Xi meeting has not revealed anything new we did not already know, but it may be that a poor response from the DPP or a failure of the DPP to manage international perceptions of the meeting can still be a threat to maintaining Taiwan’s de facto independence.