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Kirsten Han
Kirsten Han is a freelance journalist and curator of the We, The Citizens newsletter, covering Singapore politics, human rights, civil society, and social justice.
Will an Anti-Death Penalty Movement Take Root in Singapore?
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Deutsche Welle
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.
China Builds New 'Detention Facilities' in Xinjiang: Study
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Jenny Li
Jenny Li is an M.A. candidate in International Affairs at Columbia University, specializing in International Security Policy and East Asia. She has a background in economics and policy research. Her views are strictly her own. 
A Middle Path Between Strategic Ambiguity and Clarity on Taiwan
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The Interpreter
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-India: Talk Is Cheap, but Never Free
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Xiaochen Su
Xiaochen Su has a PhD from the University of Tokyo, writing his dissertation on the social integration of Chinese migrants in Russia. He has lived and worked in East Africa, Taiwan, South Korea, and Southeast Asia.
Can Taiwanese Liquors Follow Japan's Model To Global Success?
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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. 
US Judge Halts Government Ban on TikTok
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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.
Chloé Zhao’s ‘Nomadland’: An Oscar-Deserving Ode To the American West
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Nicholas Haggerty
Nicholas Haggerty is the editor of the News Lens International. He lives in Taipei.
Beyond the Michelin Guide: What Is Real Taiwanese Gourmet?
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Jason Wang
Jason Wang is a leading cross border practitioner at the intersection of telecommunications, technology, and media industries. As a partner at Cypress River Advisors, he specializes in enabling his clients to create value from their convergent investments. His clients include Asia Pacific’s largest mobile telecoms operators, satellite operators, global content providers, and financial services corporations. During his off-hours he continues to conduct information security research in a volatile world.
Behind the Hype on “New Space”
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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.
Covid-19 Exposes Gaps in South Korea’s Social Security System
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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. 
Staycation in Taiwan: An Alternative to Flying Nowhere
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Derek Sheridan
Derek Sheridan is an Assistant Research Fellow with the Institute of Ethnology at Academia Sinica.
Do China and Africa Allow Us to Bring Back the Idea of Civilization?
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Taiwan Insight
Taiwan Insight is the online magazine of the University of Nottingham's Taiwan Studies Program.
The Growing Complexity and Diversity of Taiwanese Families
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Brian Hioe
Brian Hioe was one of the founding editors of New Bloom, a freelance writer on social movements and politics, and an occasional translator.
Let a Hundred Collectives Bloom!
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SueAnn Shiah
SueAnn Shiah is a Taiwanese American musician, filmmaker, community organizer, and emerging theologian specializing in identity formation, racial justice, gender, and sexuality. Her first feature length documentary HuanDao follows her journey in asking the question “Who is Taiwanese?” in a two week bike trip around Taiwan. She released her debut solo album of reclaimed hymns, “A Liturgy for the Perseverance of the Saints” in June 2018. In addition to her own creative and theological works, she collaborates with other artists and musicians in a variety of capacities as an artist manager, producer, audio engineer, songwriter, and creator of liturgy. She has a B.B.A. in Music Business with a Production emphasis and a Chinese minor from Belmont University and is currently finishing a Masters of Arts in Musicology at National Taiwan University in Taipei, Taiwan and will be beginning a Master of Divinity at Princeton Theological Seminary this fall.
Disney’s ‘Mulan’ Dishonors a Beloved Folktale
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Will Peyton
Will Peyton has recently completed a PhD in Chinese studies at the Australian National University and has been based in Taipei as a visiting scholar at the Center for Chinese Studies in the National Central Library.
What Is China’s Polar Strategy?
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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 Rigged Economy Dampens Innovation
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