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The China Post
Equal treatment for mainland spouses blockedthird this month outside the Legislature. The proceedings were more chaotic and
Equal treatment for mainland spouses blocked
The China Post / Posted 13 hours ago
third this month outside the Legislature. The proceedings were more chaotic and heated indoors, with committee chairwoman KMT Legislator Huang Chao-shun (黃昭順) calling three separate recesses over disagreements on whether or not public observers... Read more
15h
Channel NewsAsia
Oh, Hou! Young political satirist captures hearts across the Taiwan Straitwith the mainland. He attributes his political belief to his family background
Oh, Hou! Young political satirist captures hearts across the Taiwan Strait
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 hours ago
with the mainland. He attributes his political belief to his family background as his grandfather came to Taiwan with the Kuomintang (KMT) after losing the civil war in China in 1949. He added that he has always considered himself both Chinese... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Time for China to write a new cross-strait playbooklinks” of limited postal, transportation, and trade exchanges and filled his cr
Time for China to write a new cross-strait playbook
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
links” of limited postal, transportation, and trade exchanges and filled his cross-strait team with old China-friendly Kuomintang (KMT) people. But when the mainland did not reciprocate, and even embarrassed Mr Chen with the Nauru incident,... Read more
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The Manila Times
Beijing cuts contact with Taiwan over new Presidentis highly suspicious of Tsai, whose Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), which r
Beijing cuts contact with Taiwan over new President
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
is highly suspicious of Tsai, whose Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), which replaced the Beijing-friendly Kuomintang (KMT) party in government, is traditionally pro-independence and has warned her against any attempt at a... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
China cuts official contact with Taiwan over prezis highly suspicious of Tsai, whose Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), which r
China cuts official contact with Taiwan over prez
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
is highly suspicious of Tsai, whose Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), which replaced the Beijing-friendly Kuomintang(KMT) party in government, is traditionally pro-independence and has warned her against any attempt at a... Read more
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2d
The Manila Times
China officially cuts contact with Taiwanis highly suspicious of Tsai, whose Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), which r
China officially cuts contact with Taiwan
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
is highly suspicious of Tsai, whose Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), which replaced the Beijing-friendly Kuomintang (KMT) party in government, is traditionally pro-independence and has warned her against any attempt at a... Read more
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2d
Rappler
China cuts official contact with Taiwan over new presidentis highly suspicious of Tsai, whose Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), which r
China cuts official contact with Taiwan over new president
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
is highly suspicious of Tsai, whose Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), which replaced the Beijing-friendly Kuomintang (KMT) party in government, is traditionally pro-independence and has warned her against any attempt at a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China cuts official contact with Taiwan over new presidentis highly suspicious of Tsai, whose Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), which r
China cuts official contact with Taiwan over new president
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
is highly suspicious of Tsai, whose Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), which replaced the Beijing-friendly Kuomintang (KMT) party in government, is traditionally pro-independence and has warned her against any attempt at a... Read more
48 related stories
5d
The China Post
Overseas Taiwanese all welcome Tsai visit: OCAC TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Both pro-Kuomintang (KMT) and pro-Democratic Progressive Pa
Overseas Taiwanese all welcome Tsai visit: OCAC
The China Post / Posted 5 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Both pro-Kuomintang (KMT) and pro-Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) overseas Taiwanese highly anticipate and welcome President Tsai Ing-wen's first ever overseas trip later this... Read more
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5d
The China Post
Lawmakers question Liao on experience, visiona meeting of the Legislature's Education Committee on Wednesday, questioned on
Lawmakers question Liao on experience, vision
The China Post / Posted 5 days ago
a meeting of the Legislature's Education Committee on Wednesday, questioned on his ability and vision for the institution. Kuomintang (KMT) lawmaker Chen Shei-saint (陳學聖) expressed hopes of seeing Liao lift the embattled Academic Sinica out of... Read more
6d
The China Post
Taichung mayor wants meeting phone use cutquestion-and-answer sessions. The controversy erupted June 17 when Taichung Ci
Taichung mayor wants meeting phone use cut
The China Post / Posted 6 days ago
question-and-answer sessions. The controversy erupted June 17 when Taichung City Councilwoman Chang Liao Nai-lun of the Kuomintang (KMT) spoke about the issue of Internet addiction, but city government officials attending the meeting appeared to... Read more
6d
The China Post
DPP riddles SOEs with nepotistic appointment TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Taiwan's opposition Kuomintang (KMT) yesterday called out t
DPP riddles SOEs with nepotistic appointment
The China Post / Posted 6 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Taiwan's opposition Kuomintang (KMT) yesterday called out the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) government for nepotism in the arrangement of appointments for family members to sinecure... Read more
7d
The China Post
Premier 'confident' of Cabinet despite rising disapprovalteam Tuesday despite reminders by opposition lawmakers of a significant rise in
Premier 'confident' of Cabinet despite rising disapproval
The China Post / Posted 7 days ago
team Tuesday despite reminders by opposition lawmakers of a significant rise in the Cabinet's disapproval rating. Kuomintang (KMT) Legislator Chen Yi-chieh (陳怡潔) warned Lin that if he did not reign in the speaking gaffes of his officials,... Read more
7d
The China Post
Tang winner lauds Taiwan's preservation of Confucianismrelations between Taiwan and China, de Bary said the differences between the tw
Tang winner lauds Taiwan's preservation of Confucianism
The China Post / Posted 7 days ago
relations between Taiwan and China, de Bary said the differences between the two sides are not as great now as when the Kuomintang (KMT) first moved to Taiwan. The KMT "set up an independent China offshore that was very important to preserving... Read more
7d
The China Post
Say no to trade pacts with China: EDUsaid, recalling that the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) came to power on th
Say no to trade pacts with China: EDU
The China Post / Posted 7 days ago
said, recalling that the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) came to power on the wave of discontent and mistrust toward the Kuomintang (KMT) government. Lai and the EDU demanded that the Cabinet withdraw the CSTSA from the Legislature and refuse to... Read more
10d
The China Post
Disapproval of Lin's Cabinet up 16%: polla reflection of recent polls that have showed rising dissatisfaction with the C
Disapproval of Lin's Cabinet up 16%: poll
The China Post / Posted 10 days ago
a reflection of recent polls that have showed rising dissatisfaction with the Cabinet's performance over the past month. Kuomintang (KMT) legislator Ko Chih-en (柯志恩) expressed concern over the rise of negative feelings toward Lin, citing a recent... Read more
11d
The China Post
Armed Forces serve country, not any party: Tsaiof the Armed Forces, and led in the singing of the national anthem. The Whampoa
Armed Forces serve country, not any party: Tsai
The China Post / Posted 11 days ago
of the Armed Forces, and led in the singing of the national anthem. The Whampoa Military Academy was established by the Kuomintang (KMT) government in mainland China's Guangzhou province (廣州省) on June 16, 1924. It was renamed the R.O.C. Military... Read more
12d
The China Post
Stop politicizing ractopamine: AIT headmake a determination whether it wants to make certain changes to move toward in
Stop politicizing ractopamine: AIT head
The China Post / Posted 12 days ago
make a determination whether it wants to make certain changes to move toward international standards," he said. Opposition Kuomintang (KMT) lawmakers led hundreds of pig farmers in a protest outside the Legislative Yuan on May 31 over concerns that... Read more
13d
The China Post
Tsai to embark on 1st state visit June 24Party (NPP), and the People First Party (PFP) will send caucus whip Lee Hung-ch
Tsai to embark on 1st state visit June 24
The China Post / Posted 13 days ago
Party (NPP), and the People First Party (PFP) will send caucus whip Lee Hung-chun (李鴻鈞), local media reported. However, Kuomintang (KMT) caucus leader Lin Te-fu (林德福) reasoned that since no DPP lawmakers came along with ex-President Ma... Read more
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14d
The China Post
Barred from Hong Kong event, Ma to get out his video cameraCity Mayor Eric Chu (朱立倫), former contestant in this year's presidential electi
Barred from Hong Kong event, Ma to get out his video camera
The China Post / Posted 14 days ago
City Mayor Eric Chu (朱立倫), former contestant in this year's presidential elections against President Tsai Ing-wen on the Kuomintang (KMT) ticket, lamented the new government's decision to refuse Ma's application. "It's disappointing, and it's... Read more
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14d
The China Post
OCAC 'shows overseas Taiwanese gov't cares'doing away with the OCAC by merging it with MOFA. The government has several ti
OCAC 'shows overseas Taiwanese gov't cares'
The China Post / Posted 14 days ago
doing away with the OCAC by merging it with MOFA. The government has several times before proposed this merger, both during Kuomintang (KMT) and Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) administrations. But such proposals have ultimately been dropped due... Read more
15d
The China Post
500 veterans hold parade to show how it's donego back to China. More than 1,000 spectators attended Sunday's event, including
500 veterans hold parade to show how it's done
The China Post / Posted 15 days ago
go back to China. More than 1,000 spectators attended Sunday's event, including former first lady Chow Mei-ching (周美青) and Kuomintang (KMT) chairperson Hung Hsiu-chu (洪秀柱).MND's Praise Meanwhile, in a statement, the MND praised the... Read more
16d
The China Post
Video of woman insulting war vets receives widespread condemnationof a woman firing insults at elderly people who came to Taiwan from China durin
Video of woman insulting war vets receives widespread condemnation
The China Post / Posted 16 days ago
of a woman firing insults at elderly people who came to Taiwan from China during the retreat of the Kuomintang (KMT) government about seven decades ago have drawn condemnation from across party lines, with President Tsai... Read more
16d
The China Post
KMT chief says party to draft anti-racism bill TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Kuomintang (KMT) Chairwoman Hung Hsiu-chu Saturday said her
KMT chief says party to draft anti-racism bill
The China Post / Posted 16 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Kuomintang (KMT) Chairwoman Hung Hsiu-chu Saturday said her party will draft an anti-racism bill, urging President Tsai Ing-wen to support the effort against hate crimes, highlighted... Read more
18d
The China Post
Speculation over '18 local election fights amid uneven politicsTaiwan -- Though still two years away, there are signs that both the Democratic
Speculation over '18 local election fights amid uneven politics
The China Post / Posted 18 days ago
Taiwan -- Though still two years away, there are signs that both the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) and the Kuomintang (KMT) are contemplating their strategies for local mayoral and county magistrate elections in 2018. For the DPP,... Read more
19d
The China Post
'NT$3.4 bil. loss' if mainland bars students-- Taiwan could lose nearly NT$3.4 billion every year if Beijing bars mainland
'NT$3.4 bil. loss' if mainland bars students
The China Post / Posted 19 days ago
-- Taiwan could lose nearly NT$3.4 billion every year if Beijing bars mainland students from studying in local schools, Kuomintang (KMT) lawmaker John Wu (吳志揚) said Wednesday. However, whether the measure will materialize remains speculation at... Read more
19d
The China Post
Lawmakers clash over party asset billChi-mai (陳其邁), moved to pass the agenda to review the bill. Chen asked attendee
Lawmakers clash over party asset bill
The China Post / Posted 19 days ago
Chi-mai (陳其邁), moved to pass the agenda to review the bill. Chen asked attendees if there were any objections, to which Kuomintang (KMT) lawmakers shouted an affirmation. However, the opposition failed to provide a written appeal as required by... Read more
20d
The China Post
Gov't attempts to clarify nuclear stancein Taiwan have arisen following concerns that the country will be unable to mee
Gov't attempts to clarify nuclear stance
The China Post / Posted 20 days ago
in Taiwan have arisen following concerns that the country will be unable to meet increasing energy demands without it. Kuomintang (KMT) Legislator Wang Yu-min (王育敏) led the charge in accusing the new government of flip-flopping on its energy... Read more
20d
The China Post
Gov't tries to clarify nuclear power stancepromise of a "nuclear-free homeland" by 2025, a day after the Cabinet indicated
Gov't tries to clarify nuclear power stance
The China Post / Posted 20 days ago
promise of a "nuclear-free homeland" by 2025, a day after the Cabinet indicated the plant could remain in operation. Kuomintang (KMT) Legislator Wang Yu-min (王育敏) led the charge in accusing the new government of flip-flopping on its energy... Read more
24d
The Borneo Post
Taiwan holds first Tiananmen commemoration in parliamentto voice their views. A day ahead of the June 4 anniversary, senior lawmakers
Taiwan holds first Tiananmen commemoration in parliament
The Borneo Post / Posted 24 days ago
to voice their views. A day ahead of the June 4 anniversary, senior lawmakers from the DPP and the Beijing-friendly Kuomintang (KMT) were joined by human rights activists and exiled Chinese dissident Wu’er Kaixi as they observed a minute’s... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Taiwan holds first Tiananmen commemoration in parliamentto voice their views. A day ahead of the Jun 4 anniversary, senior lawmakers f
Taiwan holds first Tiananmen commemoration in parliament
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
to voice their views. A day ahead of the Jun 4 anniversary, senior lawmakers from the DPP and the Beijing-friendly Kuomintang (KMT) were joined by human rights activists and exiled Chinese dissident Wu'er Kaixi as they observed a minute's... Read more
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24d
Rappler
Taiwan holds first Tiananmen commemoration in parliamentto voice their views. A day ahead of the June 4 anniversary, senior lawmakers
Taiwan holds first Tiananmen commemoration in parliament
Rappler / Posted 24 days ago
to voice their views. A day ahead of the June 4 anniversary, senior lawmakers from the DPP and the Beijing-friendly Kuomintang (KMT) were joined by human rights activists and exiled Chinese dissident Wu'er Kaixi as they observed a minute's... Read more
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24d
Namibia Economist
Rocking boats, shaking mountainsin Taiwan, a massive expansion of trade and tourism links with China under Ms T
Rocking boats, shaking mountains
Namibia Economist / Posted 24 days ago
in Taiwan, a massive expansion of trade and tourism links with China under Ms Tsai’s predecessor, Ma Ying-jeou of the Kuomintang (KMT), caused huge protests in 2014. Yet Mr Zhang spent his time urging Hong Kongers to focus on the economy and... Read more
25d
The China Post
Premier uses VR googles in first interpellation sessionLin successfully made his first policy report to the Legislature. An earlier at
Premier uses VR googles in first interpellation session
The China Post / Posted 25 days ago
Lin successfully made his first policy report to the Legislature. An earlier attempt failed Tuesday when the opposition Kuomintang (KMT) blocked him from taking the speaker's podium.His report Friday outlined the new government's position on... Read more
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The China Post
Political sea change Ex-Kuomintang (KMT) lawmaker Lin Yu-fang (林郁方), right, speaks at the KMT cent
Political sea change
The China Post / Posted 25 days ago
Ex-Kuomintang (KMT) lawmaker Lin Yu-fang (林郁方), right, speaks at the KMT central headquarters on Thursday, June 2. Lin described the new government's position on the Okinotori atoll dispute as "incompetent and deceitful."... Read more
26d
The China Post
KMT disrupts briefing after health minister a no-show TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Opposition Kuomintang (KMT) lawmakers blocked Foreign Minis
KMT disrupts briefing after health minister a no-show
The China Post / Posted 26 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Opposition Kuomintang (KMT) lawmakers blocked Foreign Minister David Lee (李大維) from giving a scheduled report at the Legislative Yuan on Thursday morning after Health Minister... Read more
26d
The China Post
KMT's Hung applauds party's obstruction of Legislature over pork TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Kuomintang (KMT) Chairwoman Hung Hsiu-chu (洪秀柱) on Wednesda
KMT's Hung applauds party's obstruction of Legislature over pork
The China Post / Posted 26 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Kuomintang (KMT) Chairwoman Hung Hsiu-chu (洪秀柱) on Wednesday applauded party lawmakers who prevented Premier Lin Chuan (林全) from delivering a report to the... Read more
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26d
The China Post
Hung hails KMT's obstruction in Legislature TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Kuomintang (KMT) Chairwoman Hung Hsiu-chu (洪秀柱) on Wednesda
Hung hails KMT's obstruction in Legislature
The China Post / Posted 26 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Kuomintang (KMT) Chairwoman Hung Hsiu-chu (洪秀柱) on Wednesday applauded party lawmakers who prevented Premier Lin Chuan (林全) from delivering a report to the Legislative Yuan the day... Read more
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27d
The China Post
KMT blocks premier's first report TAIPEI, Taiwan -- The opposition Kuomintang (KMT) surrounded the Legislative
KMT blocks premier's first report
The China Post / Posted 27 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- The opposition Kuomintang (KMT) surrounded the Legislative Yuan chamber Tuesday, thrice preventing Premier Lin Chuan (林全) from giving what would have been his first report and forcing Speaker Su... Read more
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27d
The China Post
KMT leads hog farmers in protest of US pork outside Legislative Yuan TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Kuomintang (KMT) lawmakers led hundreds of pig farmers in a
KMT leads hog farmers in protest of US pork outside Legislative Yuan
The China Post / Posted 27 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Kuomintang (KMT) lawmakers led hundreds of pig farmers in a protest outside the Legislative Yuan on Tuesday over concerns that the new government may lift the ban... Read more
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28d
Linn County Leader
Arthur I. Cyr: Taiwan reconfirms equality as well as democracyis now so strong that a return to earlier hostility across the Taiwan Strait is
Arthur I. Cyr: Taiwan reconfirms equality as well as democracy
Linn County Leader / Posted 28 days ago
is now so strong that a return to earlier hostility across the Taiwan Strait is unlikely. Ironically, the conservative Kuomintang (KMT) has been more comfortable than the liberal DPP with practical pragmatic cooperation with Beijing. Yet, as... Read more
28d
The China Post
Kuomintang blocks premier's first report TAIPEI, Taiwan -- The opposition Kuomintang (KMT) surrounded the Legislative
Kuomintang blocks premier's first report
The China Post / Posted 28 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- The opposition Kuomintang (KMT) surrounded the Legislative Yuan chamber this morning, preventing Premier Lin Chuan (林全) from giving what would have been his first report and forcing Speaker... Read more
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28d
The China Post
COA minister modifies stance onhad arrived at the Legislative Yuan on Monday to deliver the first policy repor
COA minister modifies stance on
The China Post / Posted 28 days ago
had arrived at the Legislative Yuan on Monday to deliver the first policy report of his tenure. For about 20 minutes, Kuomintang (KMT) lawmakers prevented Tsao from reporting by taking the lectern and censuring the agriculture minister for his... Read more
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28d
The China Post
Cabinet sends mixed message on Okinotorithen, Taiwan patrol vessels have been deployed to the area to protect Taiwanese
Cabinet sends mixed message on Okinotori
The China Post / Posted 28 days ago
then, Taiwan patrol vessels have been deployed to the area to protect Taiwanese fishing boats operating there. The former Kuomintang (KMT) administration, under then-President Ma Ying-jeou (馬英九), had said Japan was entitled only to a... Read more
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Newport Independent
Arthur I. Cyr: Taiwan reconfirms equality as well as democracyis now so strong that a return to earlier hostility across the Taiwan Strait is
Arthur I. Cyr: Taiwan reconfirms equality as well as democracy
Newport Independent / Posted a month ago
is now so strong that a return to earlier hostility across the Taiwan Strait is unlikely. Ironically, the conservative Kuomintang (KMT) has been more comfortable than the liberal DPP with practical pragmatic cooperation with Beijing. Yet, as... Read more
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The China Post
Open ballots to be required for local speaker electionsClause, was adopted in the wake of a vote-buying case involving Tainan City Cou
Open ballots to be required for local speaker elections
The China Post / Posted a month ago
Clause, was adopted in the wake of a vote-buying case involving Tainan City Council Speaker Lee Chuan-chiao (李全教) from the Kuomintang (KMT). He was accused of promising money to seven independent and Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) councilors in... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Arthur I. Cyr: Taiwan reconfirms equality as well as democracyis now so strong that a return to earlier hostility across the Taiwan Strait is
Arthur I. Cyr: Taiwan reconfirms equality as well as democracy
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
is now so strong that a return to earlier hostility across the Taiwan Strait is unlikely. Ironically, the conservative Kuomintang (KMT) has been more comfortable than the liberal DPP with practical pragmatic cooperation with Beijing. Yet, as... Read more
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The Star
Arthur I. Cyr: Taiwan reconfirms equality as well as democracyis now so strong that a return to earlier hostility across the Taiwan Strait is
Arthur I. Cyr: Taiwan reconfirms equality as well as democracy
The Star / Posted 1 months ago
is now so strong that a return to earlier hostility across the Taiwan Strait is unlikely. Ironically, the conservative Kuomintang (KMT) has been more comfortable than the liberal DPP with practical pragmatic cooperation with Beijing. Yet, as... Read more
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The Manila Times
Taiwan angry over ’emotional’ female President commentsextremely improper. It’s gender discrimination and we strongly oppose such rema
Taiwan angry over ’emotional’ female President comments
The Manila Times / Posted 1 months ago
extremely improper. It’s gender discrimination and we strongly oppose such remarks,” said Wang, from the Beijing-friendly KMT party. The remarks from Wang Weixing, a military analyst and a board member of the Association for Relations Across the... Read more
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