TPP

South Korean Labor Strikes Back:
Interview with KCTU president Han Sang-gyun

By Hyun Lee | November 12, 2015 Co-published with Foreign Policy in Focus Standing in the way of South Korean President Park Geun-hye’s series of

Fightback in Korea

By Gregory Elich | November 12, 2015 Originally published in Counterpunch. In a climate of increasing repression, the Park Geun-hye government in South Korea is

Islanders Unite to Resist a New Pacific War

By Koohan Paik | November 7, 2015 Originally published in Common Dreams Last September, I attended a remarkable gathering in Okinawa of impassioned young people

East Asia: A Farewell to Arms

By  Emanuel Pastreich and John Feffer* | October 14, 2014 [Originally posted on the Huffington Post, September 29, 2014] East Asia faces an enormous number

Open Fire and Open Markets: The Asia-Pacific Pivot and Trans-Pacific Partnership

Thomas Friedman once said the hidden hand of the market needs the hidden fist of the military. The TPP and the Obama administration’s Pacific Pivot