Cat Thomas

Cat Thomas

Cat Thomas is a journalist based in Taipei. She covers human rights and migration, politics, culture and society. She is an editor at the Taiwan-focused Ketagalan Media.

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US election: Trump-Biden debate bewilders interpreters, viewers in Japan, Taiwan and Vietnam

In Japan, Taiwan and Vietnam, interpreters and commentators were unable to keep up with the flurry of interjections and interruptions in a session seen as ‘symbolic of how polarised American politics has become’.

In Japan, Taiwan and Vietnam, interpreters and commentators were unable to keep up with the flurry of interjections and interruptions in a session seen as ‘symbolic of how polarised American politics has become’.

US election: Trump-Biden debate bewilders interpreters, viewers in Japan, Taiwan and Vietnam
17 Oct 2020 - 7:12AM
Linn Silawan: champion of overseas Filipino workers in their times of need

By day Linn Silawan, real name Elanel Ordidor, works as a carer in Taiwan. But in her free time she campaigns for the rights of other OFWs on social media.

By day Linn Silawan, real name Elanel Ordidor, works as a carer in Taiwan. But in her free time she campaigns for the rights of other OFWs on social media.

Linn Silawan: champion of overseas Filipino workers in their times of need
20 Sep 2020 - 7:58PM