Breathing Taiwan's Air

  • 22 March, 2019
  • Natalie Tso
Senior reporter Liu Kwang-yin (middle) and RTI program hosts

If you breathe the air in Taiwan, you’ll definitely want to watch today’s program! A shocking exposé in CommonWealth Magazine earlier this month explains how factories and power plants are taking advantage of loopholes to cover up excessive pollution. We talk with one of the authors of a six-month investigative report, senior reporter Liu Kwang-yin, who helps shed some light on thes issue. 

*Read the report here: 
*Find out if there are smokestacks in your backyard (CH): 


* the race for president heats up with a surprise candidate 
* a political party for cats is trending in Taiwan: 
* meet the YouTuber whose goal is to visit all of Taiwan’s dwindling allies:

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