Date: Mar 31, 2015
By: Lii Wen / Staff reporter
Social Democratic Party (SDP) founder and National Taiwan University professor Fan Yun (范雲) on Sunday criticized both the Chinese Nationalist Party (KMT) and the Democratic Progressive Party, saying the two major parties differed little in their pro-business policies, including tax deductions for select industries and land seizures to establish industrial parks.
“The party’s aim is to incubate solidarity among all salaried employees and underprivileged people,” Fan said, adding that Taiwanese society has long suffered from economic policies that have solely benefited large businesses and a privileged few. [FULL STORY]