#Taiwan

  • Article: Taiwan's Same-Sex Newlyweds Face Backlash and Discrimination

    Taiwan's Same-Sex Newlyweds Face Backlash and Discrimination

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 25, 2019

    One of the first same-sex couples to marry in Asia, they worry marriage equality may be reversed. Read more

  • Article: 18 Photos of Protest and Pollution from Around the World This Week

    18 Photos of Protest and Pollution from Around the World This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Sushmita Roy|May 17, 2019

    These photos show the commitment of activists all around the world. Read more

  • Article: Taiwan Becomes First Country in Asia to Legalize Same-Sex Marriage

    Taiwan Becomes First Country in Asia to Legalize Same-Sex Marriage

    By Joe McCarthy|May 17, 2019

    "We took a big step towards true equality.” Read more

  • Article: South Korean and Taiwanese Protesters Mark First-Ever 'Comfort Women' Day

    South Korean and Taiwanese Protesters Mark First-Ever 'Comfort Women' Day

    By Sophie Maes|Aug. 14, 2018

    An estimated 200,000 women were enslaved during WWII. Read more

  • Article: Taiwan Announces Ban on All Plastic Bags, Straws, and Utensils

    Taiwan Announces Ban on All Plastic Bags, Straws, and Utensils

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 22, 2018

    All single-use plastic must be phased out by 2030. Read more

  • Article: Taiwan Becomes First Place in Asia to Legalize Same-Sex Marriage

    Taiwan Becomes First Place in Asia to Legalize Same-Sex Marriage

    By Joe McCarthy|May 25, 2017

    A major win. Read more

  • Article: These Popsicles Are Literally Made From Raw Sewage. Here's Why.

    These Popsicles Are Literally Made From Raw Sewage. Here's Why.

    By Meghan Werft|May 24, 2017

    Want to eat one? Read more

  • Article: Super Typhoon Meranti Makes Landfall in China as Strongest Storm of 2016

    Super Typhoon Meranti Makes Landfall in China as Strongest Storm of 2016

    By Colleen Curry|Sept. 15, 2016

    The strongest storm of 2016 weakened as it hit mainland China. Read more