Taiwan Communique emblemTaiwan Communiqué no. 36, September 1988

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  • Military authorities burn Lei Chen memoirs
    • "Thought police" destroy historical document
    • The Defense Ministry covers up
    • The Control Yuan swats flies
  • The NSC proposes piece-meal democracy

  • Political trials and arrests continue
    • Opposition member of National Assembly arrested
    • Independence advocates sentenced to harsh prison terms
    • "May 20 incident" witness retracts confession
  • Report from Washington
    • The dismal record of the Reagan Administration
    • What about Mr. Bush ?
    • What does Mr. Dukakis have to offer ?
  • Overseas Taiwanese hold convention in Taipei
    • Political activists not allowed into Taiwan
    • In memoriam Mrs. Stella Chen
    • The freedom to return home
  • Prison Report
    • Editorial: Let Shih Ming-teh go !
    • Prison guards sentenced for torture
    • AI concerned about death sentences in Taiwan
    • Control Yuan issues report on prison disturbances
  • Int'l Commision of Jurists reports on Taiwan
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