A Review of Hakka “Yi Ming High School Incident”
Yi Ming High School was a school contributed by Hsin Chu Hakka Yi Ming Temple. The purpose of this school was to cultivate the outstanding Hakka youths. However, this school was purged in 1951 for the teachers and students were charged with joining Chinese Communist Party. Yi Ming High School Incident hence becomes the representative case that the Kuomintang regime oppressed and warned the Hakka’s opposition power. It not only impacted the lives of the involved parties and their families, but also significantly struck the underground organization of Chinese Communist Party and its propagation in Tao Yuan area.