– Sep 17, 2021, 3:02 pm19 ptsChina has finally taken control of Taiwan, according to social networking giant Twitter, which redirects some searches for the word Taiwan to results for the word China. China's regime has long laid claim to Taiwan, an independent island founded by those fleeing communism. Journalist Jeryl Bier on… Welcome to Politomix — the political news wire where left, right and center mix. Politomix aggregates the day's political news on the web and your mobile device.