Michael You, chairman of the Taiwanese Public Opinion Foundation, dropped a bombshell on social media yesterday, announcing he would be leaving the DPP. Today he fought back tears as he spoke to reporters about his decision to leave the party. He said he was disappointed with the DPP and felt it had betrayed the people's will. He also took issue with President Tsai Ing-wen's refusal to pardon former president Chen Shui-bian, who was sentenced for graft and is now serving medical parole.
One day after announcing his decision to leave the DPP, the head of the Taiwanese Public Opinion Foundation faced the cameras to explain why. [FULL STORY]