Approaching the one year anniversary of the Sewol Tragedy on April 16, the bereaved families have once again taken to the streets. The April 16 Sewol Families for Truth and a Safer Society...
For his attack on US Ambassador Mark Lippert on March 5, Kim Ki-jong has been charged with attempted murder, assault on a foreign diplomat, and obstruction of justice. Despite pegging the...
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The Korean Confederation of Trade Unions (KCTU), at its annual representative assembly today, resolved to enter full preparations for a general strike of 800,000 workers in April 2015. Under the banner of “Safeguard workers and the urban poor in a face-off against chaebol-fattening policies,” the general strike has four overarching goals- 1) “Smash Park...Read More
How one Korean-American woman got tangled up with the South Korean security state after a life-changing visit to the North. This article first appeared at Foreign Policy in Focus and the Asia Pacific Journal on January 26, 2015. On January 10, after detaining her for questioning on charges of violating the National Security Law (NSL), South Korea deported U.S. citizen Shin Eun-mi...Read More