South Korea

A Veteran for Peace in Korea: Will Griffin

By Paul Liem | Interviewed on August 20, 2017 | September 20, 2017 This is the third in a series of interviews with the five

How the U.S. Makes South Korea’s Life More Difficult

By Geoffrey Fattig | September 14, 2017 Originally published in Foreign Policy in Focus   Despite campaigning for the presidency with a pledge to “say

A Korean Tragedy: Update

By Tim Beal | September 5, 2017 Update to Korean Tragedy UPDATE Since this article was published on 15 August (by a cruel irony the

Interview with Reece Chenault, U.S. Labor Against the War

By Paul Liem | September 9, 2017 This is the second in a series of interviews with the five-member U.S. Solidarity Peace Delegation to South Korea

A Korean Tragedy

By Tim Beal | September 5, 2017 updated Originally published in the Asia Pacific Journal Observing Moon Jae-in win the election on 7 May, take

Women Workers and the Fight to Eradicate Precarious Labor in South Korea

By Hyun Lee | September 5, 2017   Irregular women workers—part-time and/or short-term contract workers without job security or benefits—are emerging as the new face

Peace Delegation Report Back#1: Medea Benjamin of CODEPINK

By Paul Liem | September 3, 2017   This is the first in a series of interviews with the five member U.S. Solidarity Peace Delegation to

S Korean Progressives Launch New Party to Complete ‘Candlelight Revolution’

By Zoom in Korea | August 5, 2017 “The people who were at the forefront of the candlelight revolution that ousted Park Geun-hye need to

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

Americans and South Koreans Want Peace. Will Trump Listen?

By Christine Ahn | July 6, 2017 Originally published in Foreign Policy in Focus and Common Dreams   As the newly elected South Korean President