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2019/03/28 | Milo Hsieh

President Tsai Calls for US Support of Taiwan in Address to Heritage Foundation

Tsai Ing-wen, speaking to the conservative Heritage Foundation, said Taiwan needs US support to maintain its democracy and avoid the 'Hong Kong model' amid threats of Chinese influence and interference.

2019/03/26 | TIME

China Cuts Nearly 2 Minutes of LGBT Content From Bohemian Rhapsody

Moviegoers were left confused by censorship in the Chinese release of Bohemian Rhapsody.

2019/03/25 | Nick Aspinwall

Southeast Asian Workers Rally to Protest Sexual Abuse, Poor Labor Standards

Migrant workers gathered at Taipei Main Station on Sunday to protest the third-party brokerage system, sexual harassment of female workers, and the government's inaction in affirming human rights for Southeast Asian workers.

2019/03/25 | Brian Hioe

Daguan Residents Remain Threatened Despite Temporary Halt to Demolition

A temporary halt to the demolition of Daguan Community, a military dependents village in New Taipei, has not answered the question of what comes next for its residents.

2019/03/25 | Mong Palatino

MALAYSIA: Women's Day Organizers Probed for Sedition After Controversy

At least seven Women's Day march organizers in Malaysia were told by police they could face sanctions for possible violations of the Sedition Act and Peaceful Assembly Act.

2019/03/22 | China Labour Bulletin

At Least 47 Killed, 90 Injured in Chemical Explosion in Eastern China

Dozens remain in critical condition following a massive blast at a pesticide plant in Jiangsu province.

2019/03/14 | Mong Palatino

PHILIPPINES: Independent Media Decries Cyberattacks, Accuses Government

Several groups held protests against continued cyberattacks which they claim are backed by the Duterte administration.

2019/03/14 | TIME

Chinese Official Says Xinjiang Detention Camps May Eventually Be Phased Out

The official also compared the internment camps, which house up to 1.5 million Muslims, to 'boarding schools.'

2019/03/13 | TIME

US Official in Taipei: 'The Chinese Government Is at War With Faith'

US diplomat Sam Brownback has spoken out against religious persecution of Muslims and Christians in China.

2019/03/12 | New Bloom

Daguan Residents Hold Sit-in, Demand Answers 1 Week Before Eviction

Residents of Daguan Community, slated to be evicted on March 18, have not received answers from the government.

2019/03/08 | Nick Aspinwall

In Taiwan, Southeast Asian Migrant Detainees Must Pay for Their Own Food

Taiwan's immigration agency confirmed that migrant workers in temporary detention centers are expected to use their own money to pay for meals. Rights groups are outraged.