Bruce Cumings

North and South Korean Leaders Agree to Direct Negotiations as Trump Provokes Kim Jong-un on Twitter

Interview with Bruce Cumings By Amy Goodman and Nermeen Shaikh, Democracy Now!  | January 4, 2018 Originally published in Truthout. Org See the Interview TRANSCRIPT

Saber Rattling Won’t Fix North Korea Threat

By Liu Jianxi with Bruce Cumings | September 19, 2017 Originally published in Global Times   The nuclear crisis in North Korea is growing more

Americans once carpet-bombed North Korea. It’s time to remember that past

By Bruce Cumings | August 14, 2017 Originally published in The Guardian As they always do on the anniversary of the armistice, North Koreans celebrated

A Murderous History of Korea

By Bruce Cumings | May 12, 2017 Originally published in the London Review of Books More than four decades ago I went to lunch with

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,”

This Is What’s Really Behind North Korea’s Nuclear Provocations

By Bruce Cumings | March 23, 2017 Originally published in The Nation Donald Trump was having dinner at Mar-a-Lago with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe

KPI Advisor Bruce Cumings on the North Korean ruling party congress

May 14, 2016:  Historian and Korea Policy Institute advisor Bruce Cumings spoke on WBEZ’s Worldview about the significance of the recent  North Korean Worker’s Party