The recent nomination of Ashton Carter for U.S. Secretary of Defense raises the prospect of a more hawkish foreign policy. In particular, Carter’s past positions on North Korea may portend...
North Korea-Russian relations have recently become cozy. Many project a summit between North Korean Chairman Kim Jong-un and Russian President Vladimir Putin in early 2015. With a series...
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Residents of the city of Dongducheon are fed up with U.S. bases that have long occupied their city and are vowing to fight to take back their land. Two thousand Dongducheon residents, including the city’s mayor and members of the city council, staged an unprecedented protest last week outside Camp Casey, which houses the U.S. Second Infantry Division. “63 years ago,...Read More
As the Constitutional Court trial that will determine the fate of the Unified Progressive Party (UPP) comes to a close, 130 political and social movement leaders came together on November 6 at a ‘Roundtable to Guard Democracy and Oppose the Forced Dissolution of the Unified Progressive Party‘. (This article is based on a Voice of People report.) Attending the event at...Read More