The announcement of an upcoming meeting between Taiwan and China marks a truly historic opportunity. The feud between the two countries began shortly before I was born, and has lasted my entire life. Growing up, the dispute was an ever-present part of the cultural psyche and has helped to shape the world view of generations of people in Taiwan.
This meeting represents a delicate tight rope to walk for leaders on both sides, but it is my hope that this meeting will prove to be the first step towards more productive relations between Taiwan and China.
To read my interview in the Northwest Florida Daily News, click here.