Tim Shorrock

South Korean President Moon Jae-in Prepares for a Difficult Meeting With Trump

By Tim Shorrock | June 30, 2017 Originally published in the Nation.com South Korean President Moon Jae-in, who swept to power in May elections after

South Korea’s New President Says His Election Completes the ‘Candlelight Revolution’

By Tim Shorrock | May 12, 2017 Originally published in The Nation Gwangju—Moon Jae-in, a human rights and labor lawyer who came of age protesting

In South Korea, War Hysteria Is Seen as an American Problem

Tim Shorrock | April 17, 2017 Originally published in the Nation.com Gwangju, South Korea—When I arrived at Incheon International Airport near Seoul on April 2

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

In South Korea, a Dictator’s Daughter Cracks Down on Labor

By Tim Shorrock | December 3, 2015 Originally published in The Nation.com   Following in the footsteps of her dictator father, South Korea’s President, Park

Alleged North Korean Cyber-attack and
“The Interview”

KPI | December 22, 2014 Recently, KPI Board Member Christine Hong and KPI Advisory Board members Christine Ahn and Tim Shorrock spoke on the issues

Turning Japan Back toward Militarism

Interview with Tim Shorrock, by Dennis J Bernstein | July 14, 2014 [Originally published in the Consortiumnews.com] The Obama administration’s much-touted “pivot” to Asia has

Marking the Armistice: Dispatch from South Korea

I was in Seoul during the July 27 commemorations of the 60th anniversary of the armistice agreement that brought an end to the fighting in