Asia Pacific pivot

After Surprise Visit to DMZ, Pence Tells North Korea ‘All Options Are on the Table’

By Nika Knight | April 22, 2017 Originally published in Common Dreams Seemingly unabashed after North Korea’s warning last week of an imminent “thermonuclear war,”

The Overlooked Past Behind U.S.-North Korea Tensions

Aaron Maté and Christine Hong | April 12, 2017 Originally published on therealnews.com AARON MATÉ: It’s The Real News. I’m Aaron Maté. Tensions between the

Dialogue with North Korea is The Only Sensible Path

Janine Jackson | April 11, 2017 Originally published on Counterspin / FAIR An Interview with Hyun Lee of Zoom in Korea. MP3 Link Janine Jackson:

2017 U.S. Speaking Tour against THAAD deployment in Korea

On April 4, the U.S.-based Task Force to Stop THAAD in Korea and Militarism in Asia and the Pacific , which the Korea Policy Institute

The U.S. Military’s Role in Asia in the Age of Trump

By Tim Shorrock  |  December 13, 2016 Originally published in Tomdispatch.com Despite the attention being given to America’s roiling wars and conflicts in the Greater

Hillary’s Hawks Are Threatening Escalation Against North Korea

By Tim Shorrock |  November 1, 2016 Originally published in the Nation.com   Over the past two weeks, South Korea has been obsessed with a

Rooting Out the North Korean Nuclear Crisis: The Past and Present U.S. Role

By Paul Liem and Christine Hong |  September 15, 2016 Copublished in Counterpunch. North Korea’s nuclear test of September 9, 2016, the fifth and largest

The U.S. Military’s Toxic Legacy in Korea

By Gregory Elich | September 12, 2016 Originally published in ZoominKorea. By this time next year, the Yongsan Army Garrison in Seoul will be in

KPI Fellow Hyun Lee Speaks about THAAD and U.S. military designs on Upfront

August 19, 2016: KPI Fellow Hyun Lee Speaks about THAAD missile defense, Korea, and U.S. military designs on the KPFA Upfront radio program. Listen to

THAAD Comes to Korea, But at What Cost?

Gregory Elich | August 20, 2016 Previously published in Counterpunch. The recent announcement that South Korea had agreed to deployment of a Terminal High Altitude