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Entrance to the National Palace Museum in Taipei, with an inscription reading 天下為公, an expression attributed to Confucius that can be translated as ‘society belonging equally to all’. Photo by Filip Noubel, used with permission.

What is at stake in Taiwan’s January 2020 presidential elections?

While Taiwan is often hailed as one of the most advanced democracies in Asia, this democracy is still quite…



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