At least according to the World Health Organization. See? (“Don’t you have _another_ passport you’d prefer to use as ID?”)
And yet, here’s Taiwan being treated like a regular country, just the other day in Union Square:
Now, you wouldn’t have seen former Mayor Gavin Newsom at an event like this, I don’t think – he seems to strongly prefer the Other China, the China what doesn’t have elections.
But maybe things are changing these days, so having an annual party for this particular country / renegade province isn’t such a bad thing anymore.