Posts Tagged: jeju
The Obama administration's military "pivot" to the Asia-Pacific region is opening up a new Cold War and trampling over the region's peoples.
South Korea's conservative government is building a naval base on top of a wealth of natural treasures -- and it's dead set on keeping environmentalists out of the discussion.
Two new films introduce the world's premier experts on militarism (hint: you won't meet them in Washington).
The South Korean government used the National Security Law to suppress dissent in Jeju in 1948 and again today.
All eyes are on North Korea after Kim Jong Il's death. But the real changes are taking place in the South.
South Korea is on the verge of political change, and the anti-base movement in Jeju is a key part of the shift.
Jeju Island: honeymoon spot, UNESCO world heritage site, naval base. What's wrong with this picture?
The struggle over Jeju Island in South Korea is heating up, with civil society activists standing up against a powerful military.
Humanitarian intervention in Libya and elsewhere has led to an intensification of human rights violations, the erosion of the UN's authority, and the expansion of the reach of great powers.
Choi was arrested for her attempts to prevent the construction of a naval base in Jeju's Gangjeong Village, a base that many suspect would become a new port for the U.S. Navy.