Date: Dec 21, 2015
By: Chen Wei-han / Staff reporter
Hundreds of activists yesterday staged a rally in Tainan, demanding that the
government address air pollution in southern Taiwan and revoke major development projects, while calling on presidential and legislative candidates to support their proposals.
Impersonating Star Wars characters, protesters performed a skit saying: “The people awaken. May the force be with Yoda,” satirizing Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) presidential candidate Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文), whose portrait on the cover of Time magazine in June was juxtaposed with a picture of Star Wars character Yoda by netizens. [FULL STORY]