Taiwan Communique emblemTaiwan Communiqué no. 117, January/February 2008

TABLE OF CONTENTS
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  • Legislative election results
    • A vote for closer relations with China?
    • The numbers and two referendums
    • Can the DPP overcome a drubbing? by Prof. Bruce Jacobs

  • Taiwan’s referendum to enter the UN
    • Condoleezza Rice plays Ebenezer Scrooge
    • The US needs to do the right thing by Prof. Wen-yen Chen

  • The Presbyterian Church speaks out
    • Declaration on UN membership for Taiwan

  • Consolidating human rights and democracy
    • Former prison becomes human rights museum
    • CKS Memorial become Democracy Memorial Hall
  • Report from Washington
    • HFAC Committee Chairman Tom Lantos leaving
    • Free Trade Agreement resolution in Senate
    • Congress calls for election observers

  • In the limelight
    • Former Congressman Lester L. Wolff (D-NY)

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