Taiwan Communique emblemTaiwan Communiqué no. 124, June / July 2009

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  • May 17th protests in Taiwan
    • Against Ma Ying-jeou's rush towards China
    • Say "no" to the KMT and China"
    • Who is defending Taiwan's sovereignty?

  • The Ma administration after one year
    • Rolling back democracy and sovereignty, by Michael J. Fonte

  • Taiwan into the WHO?
    • Substance or political theatre?
    • "Chinese Taipei", what's in a name?

  • International scholars write again
    • Open letter to President Ma Ying-jeou

  • Commemorating Cheng Nan-jung's death
    • Magazine publisher gave life for press freedom

  • 60 years since declaration of martial law
    • The longest in recent history

  • Chen Shui-bian's trial drags on
    • Medical condition from bad to worse
    • Chen: "Let's end this judicial circus"

  • Report from Washington
    • US Congress reaffirms Taiwan Relations Act, by Coen Blaauw

  • Book Review
    • Strait Talk by Nancy Bernkopf Tucker, reviewed by Gerrit van der Wees

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