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Opinion | A tribute to the Boeing 747, the ‘Queen of Taiwan Sky’

The Boeing 747 was a plane I loved to fly when I was little. Before I became a “full time” aviation enthusiast and could...

Analysis | Why Starlux decided against operating local flights?

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Contrary to all expectations, Starlux does not plan to operate domestic flights in Taiwan after all. In a statement sent...

Opinion | I am hurt by lack of Asian representation in Nike ads

I am a Taiwanese student who lives in Chiayi, Taiwan. I am deeply fond of Nike's products for their utilities and aesthetics and have...

Taiwan’s sex ed curriculum is lacking. Here’s why

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Two dozen elementary students wiggle in their seats. They are captivated by their teacher who is, to their surprise,...

Opinion | Can BLM movement help Taiwan tackle racism?

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Condemnations of racism against the black community erupted in the U.S. hours after the footage of police killing an African...

Analysis | Should airlines ground all A330s pending investigation?

TAIPEI (The China Post) — An Airbus A330-300 aircraft carrying 80 passengers was involved in a serious incident on June 14: three primary flight...

Analysis | Hong Kong security law applies to foreigners too!

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Chinese lawmakers voted unanimously to adopt the Law of the People’s Republic of China on Safeguarding National Security in...

Analysis | Looking inward: Racism in Taiwan

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Taiwan paints a mirage of a tranquil and tolerant society but looks a little harder and the deeply rooted...

Anderson Cooper invites his ex to raise newborn child together

TAIPEI (The China Post) — As the anniversary of the legalization of same-sex marriage in Taiwan approaches, the story of CNN news anchor Anderson...

Opinion | Denying seating to Taiwan foreigners is bordering on discrimination

As coronavirus spreads worldwide, many people have shared how discrimination also increased, including in Taiwan. I want to share my experience with a Taipei BBQ...