Was JAmes Soong the former mayor of taipei? THe Christian Science Monitor in Boston, says so. I guess they are not monitoring so well! Dumb overseas reporters who parachute into Taipei for a week and think they know everything. We been here 20 years, well, some of us, and we still don’t know what the hell is going on. Of course, if we cut down on the weed maybe…
“Moreover, the pro-Taiwan camp faces a significant new alliance in Taiwanese politics between the two largest “pro-China” camps. The KMT has joined with the People’s First Party of the charismatic James Soong, the former mayor of Taipei. In the last election, KMT and Soong split their votes, with Soong peeling off votes like Ross Perot did in recent US elections.”
read the entire story here: was in the Taiwan News today too:
HEADLINE HERE DIFFERENT FROM THE HEADLINE IN THE TAIWN NEWS TODAY
“Taiwanese tilt toward pro-China parties”
Elections are still seven months away, but economic woes erode president’s support.
By Robert Marquand | Staff writer of The Christian Science Monitor