In her examination of King Phillip’s War, Jill Lepore identifies war as “a contest of injuries and interpretation.” Her analysis thus centers on how the narrative of the war both impacted...
The United States and Japan agreed this month to revise their Defense Cooperation Guidelines to expand the role of Japan’s Self-Defense Force (SDF) around the world. The two...
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Just a month ago in early September, many South Korean experts on peninsular affairs had projected that US-North Korea relations would soon turn towards dialogue and negotiations. There were several bases for their optimism. For one, there had been a secret meeting between the United States and North Korea when US officials visited North Korea in mid-August. And two, they had...Read More
Tariffication – What it Means for Farmers and Food Sovereignty Angry farmers delivered rice plants along with chicken heads to the ruling Saenuri party office in South Gyeongsang Province on Tuesday to protest the Park Geun-hye government’s decision to open South Korea’s rice market starting next year. “The government is incapable of calculating what is in...Read More