Chance for Taiwan to distinguish itself from China

Ever since the retreat of Chiang Kai-shek and his Nationalist (Kuomintang, or KMT) forces to Taiwan after their defeat in China’s civil war (1945-49), Chiang’s Republic of China (ROC) and Chairman Mao Zedong’s People’s Republic of China (PRC) have struggled to control the island’s territories and the hearts and minds of its people. While Mao […]