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Michael Beltran
Michael Beltran is a journalist based in Metro Manila.
Marcos Government Slashes Funding for Historical Preservation
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ZiQing Low
ZiQing Low is a staff writer for The News Lens International.
An Almighty Con? Taiwan’s ‘Purple Shirts’ and their Master
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James X. Morris
James X. Morris is a PhD Candidate and freelance writer living in Taipei. He can be found on Twitter.
A Gotad Picnic With Ifugaos Living in Taiwan
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Coco Dollanganger
Coco Dollanganger is a contributing journalist for The News Lens. In her free time, she plays her ukulele, sings in a reggae band, reads books, and enjoys the outdoors.
How Musicians in the Philippines Are Surviving the Pandemic
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Nick Aspinwall
Nick Aspinwall is a journalist based in Taipei and an editor-at-large for The News Lens. He has also written for The Diplomat, SupChina and New Naratif, among others. When he’s not reporting, he can be found on a diving boat or perhaps stranded deep within a remote mountain range.
Taiwan and Philippines Indigenous Groups Find Solidarity in Opposing China
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If Lin
Infographic Editor / Data journalist in Taiwan
INFOGRAPHIC: 5 Graphics to Explain Taiwan's Childbirth Incentives
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Jeremy Van der Haegen
Jeremy Van der Haegen is a Belgian freelance journalist covering business and politics in the Asia-Pacific, as well as a former intern for The News Lens in Taipei.
Taiwan’s Plan to Cement Its Newfound Alliance With Lithuania
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Roy Ngerng
Roy Ngerng (鄞義林) writes on social issues and equality. He was named a Human Rights Defender by the United Nations and believes that human rights and social justice will enable fairer, happier, and more compassionate societies.
Taiwan’s Economic Slowdown (Part 2): Taiwan’s High Profit Margins Mask Its Slow Economic Growth
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Daphne K. Lee
Daphne K. Lee is a New York-based journalist covering food and culture. She’s a former editor at The News Lens International.
What Clubhouse Achieved When It Slipped Behind China’s Firewall
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TNL Staff
The News Lens International is a Taiwan-based independent digital media, providing balanced reporting and thought-provoking opinions from Taiwan and all around Asia. 
Freddy Lim Recall Attempt Fails to Meet Threshold
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David Green
David Green is a former editor at The News Lens. He covers a lot of stuff, but is most comfortable trying to work out if a robot will come for his job before a government pays for retraining or offers basic income.
FILM REVIEW: ‘10 Years Taiwan’ Peers Pessimistically Into an Unsettling Future
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Yang
Yang is the chief news editor at The News Lens.
Vaping Kills? Differences Between Smoking and Vaping
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Kenzo
在科學工作中,不願意越過事實前進一步的人,很少能理解事實。
Taiwan Medical Community Concerned About The Medical Payment Reformation
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Yuan
從彌爾頓到中國研究,從台北到西雅圖,著迷學術的理性批判,卻更長停留在書寫行走於書本、咖啡和城市的小故事。現任The News Lens關鍵評論網編輯
[UPDATE] UK Will Respond to “Recognise Taiwan as a Country” Petition
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Mehk Chakraborty
Mehk Chakraborty is a freelance multimedia journalist who writes on art, culture, and travel and has bylines at BBC Travel, Roads & Kingdoms, The Daily Beast. She has an educational background in Political Science and is currently pursuing her MA in Political Analysis and Public Policy.
India’s LGBT Community Keeps Fighting Social Stigma Despite Legal Victory
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Timothy S. Rich
Timothy S. Rich is an associate professor of political science and the director of the International Public Opinion Lab (IPOL) at Western Kentucky University. His main research focuses on the electoral politics of Taiwan, South Korea, and Japan. His broader research interests include the domestic and international politics of East Asia, and qualitative and quantitative methods.
Do Taiwanese View Gender Discrimination as Commonplace?
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Cat Thomas
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
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