September 14, 2013
Taiwan Struggles on Wrong Side of History
Peter Murtagh, Irish Times
The compromises necessary to overcome political difficulties in the Far East have a habit of being reduced to slogans that have about them a strange familiarity. “One China, two systems” was the neat mantra devised in the early 1980s to allow Beijing and London proceed towards the UK’s departure from Hong Kong while seeming to assuage the anxieties of all others along the way.
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