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70 years since the Chinese revolution

70 years since the Chinese revolution

Capitalism and imperialism were driven out, but political power rested in the hands of a Stalinist communist party

90 years since Chiang Kai-shek’s Shanghai massacre

90 years since Chiang Kai-shek’s Shanghai massacre

On 12 April 1927, a bloody military coup turned the tide on the Chinese Revolution

Taiwan: Kuomintang’s landslide election defeat redraws the political map

Taiwan: Kuomintang’s landslide election defeat redraws the political map

Taiwan’s ‘Sunflower Movement’ and democracy protests in Hong Kong fuel massive rejection of ruling party Vincent Kolo and CWI Taiwan reporters The term “political earthquake” has been widely used to describe Taiwan’s mayoral and local elections on 29 November. The results were a crushing defeat for the ruling Kuomintang (KMT) or […]