Mon, Oct 25, 2010 - Page 8 News List

Policy must be future-oriented

By Chou Kuei-tien 周桂田

At a time when we are calling on China to release a democratic rights activist, how can we convince people that our own government is a beacon of democracy, given the way it continues to make policy?

Chou Kuei-tien is a convener of the Center for Ethics, Law and Society in Bio-medicine and Technology and a professor at the Graduate Institute of National Development at National Taiwan University.

TRANSLATED BY PAUL COOPER

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