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The United States and North Korea Are Edging Into Increasingly Dangerous Territory

By Tim Shorrock | October 29, 2017 Originally published in The Nation.com “There’s battle lines being drawn,” Stephen Stills sang in the 1960s about the

Is Trump Following a ‘Japan First’ Policy Against Kim Jong-un?

By Tim Shorrock | September 29, 2017 Published originally in The Nation.com In a speech that will long be remembered for its ugly belligerence, President

How Sony, Obama, Seth Rogen and the CIA Secretly Planned to Force Regime Change in North Korea

By Tim Shorrock | September 9, 2017 Originally published in Alternet Over the past month, President Trump’s incendiary threats to rain “fire and fury” on

Why the U.S. Media Gets North Korea Wrong

By Mike Chinoy | September 3, 2017 Originally published in The Cipher Brief   Amid continuing tension with North Korea- underscored by the firing on

The Only Sensible Way Out of the North Korea Crisis

By Tim Shorrock | August 27, 2017 Originally published in The Nation. On August 14, the Korean Central News Agency issued a surprising statement from

Cataclysmic Risks of North Korean Crisis

By Dennis J Bernstein | August 18, 2017 Originally published in Consortiumnews.com Many Asia experts are concerned that the war of words between President Trump

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

North Korea’s ICBM and South Korea’s Confusing Response

By Hyun Lee | July 10, 2017   “It won’t happen!” Trump had tweeted earlier this year in response to North Korea’s warnings that it

The Korean Peninsula: Ground Zero for Armageddon?

By Simone Chun | June 1, 2017 Originally published in Truthout.org   Is the Korean Demilitarized Zone poised to become “ground zero for the end

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