Ghost Marriages: What? and Why?!

https://youtu.be/oobCX0e-K7Y The current box office hit in Taiwan, the Bride (屍憶), is based on the topic of ghost marriages--also known as netherworld marriages. The main character in the movie is portrayed as a victim, terrorized by an undead bride after p...

How to behave when you travel to Taiwan

Many people have noticed the influx of travelers and foreigners in Taiwan because of summer vacations or just the successful campaigns by Taiwan's Travel Bureaus. Now there are many "rules" or cultural "reminders" but these are well over-done and well-conveyed...

Nuclear Mock Crisis

These days are days of tensions with anxieties and concerns.  Citizens of Taiwan believe nuclear power plants that have been built aren't as safe as they are said be.  With Fukushima and Chernobyl as precedent crisis examples, a large crowd of Taiwanese as man...

An Unprecedented Victory!

Chung Cheng Police Office District 1 has been protesters, civilians, social/student movement participants' biggest brutal trouble.  Chief, Fang Yang-ning (方仰寧, temp English translation), always ordered to have them arrested, beaten up and scattered.  Protester...

Stream Live Anti-nuclear March and Assemblies, Taiwan

Stream Live Anti-nuclear power plant #4 march and assemblies at various sites, Taipei Taiwan. Several channels to choose from: Live streaming video by Ustream The March Video streaming by Ustream Reported by Citizens Live streamin...

Anti-nuclear Participations

Early this morning Sunday April 27, 2014, anti-nuclear participants from yesterday's gathering slept over night (a lot of them did) on Ketagalan Blvd on the ground.  Yes on the ground in sleeping bags on puzzle mats.  And this morning, they had a large meeting...

Taiwan Is more than Beautiful

Now Update with 早安台灣 (Good morning, Taiwan!) with singing in Taiwanese, Mandarin and English! Taiwan is more beautiful than anyone has imagined.  It's now time to show that to the world! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lg9m9zFk9kg&feature=youtube_gdata_p...

[ Stream Live ] Terminate Nuclear Power Plants for Taiwan

Terminate Nuclear Power Plants for Taiwan The streamed live webcast is now live recorded.  The video is in Mandarin.  The following is a brief summary of the gathering.  (Updated and edited as of April 27) At the gathering, public made two requests: terminat...