Freddy Lim, a heavy-metal-performer-turned candidate, at his election headquarters. The New Power Party candidate represents the values many Taiwanese youth have embraced after the 2014 sunflower movement. He stands a chance of defeating the long-time KMT incumbent in a Taipei district where the presidential office and one of the most run-down part of the city coexist.

A force awakens in Taiwan: vote of sunflower generation could be pivotal in elections

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Freddy Lim, a heavy-metal-performer-turned candidate, at his election headquarters. The New Power Party candidate represents the values many Taiwanese youth have embraced after the 2014 sunflower movement. He stands a chance of defeating the long-time KMT incumbent in a Taipei district where the presidential office and one of the most run-down part of the city coexist.
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