Yang Wei

Graduate Student, National Tsinghua University; Black Island Nation Youth Front


Wei Yang is a graduate student in sociology at National Tsinghua University in Taiwan.

Yang is the convener of the Black Island Nation Youth Front and as been active in a range of protests in Taiwan, including the Sunflower Movement.

Featured Work

Huang Yu-fen & Wei Yang of the Sunflower Movement

APR 23, 2014 Podcast

Taiwan's Student Sunflower Movement: Interview with Two of its Leaders

In an unprecedented event this Spring, the Sunflower Student Movement occupied Taiwan's Legislative Yuan for over three weeks. The students finally withdrew after the government ...