The Times Podcast: How ham radio can save Taiwan – and the world

Taiwan has more than 25,000 amateur radio enthusiasts, the antiquated communications technology increasingly used in war zones when all other means of communication fail. If China declares war on Taiwan, these ham radio enthusiasts could be of vital importance to civilians and officials alike — and they can teach the rest of us.


Read the full transcript here.

Harvest: Gustave Arellano

Guests: Stephanie Yang, LA Times China Correspondent

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