Posts Tagged: North Korea
As one cold war thaws, another refreezes.
For 60 years, Koreans on both sides of the DMZ have awaited a peace treaty. Instead they've gotten an arms race and political repression.
Washington's past and present foreign policies are sustaining the fraught security environment in East Asia.
For North Korea to rise higher on the list of U.S. priorities, Washington policymakers will have to stop considering it in isolation.
Policymakers have long predicted that North Korea will go the way of East German Communism. Not so fast.
No one performs Shakespeare in the theaters of Pyongyang. Instead, he is enacted in the corridors of power.
Parents and students in Japan's "North Korean" schools struggle to maintain their identity in an increasingly hostile environment.
South Korea's conservative government is rolling back free speech protections and going after progressive activists and political parties.
On the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, a look at the grim prospects for disabled North Koreans.
America's foreign policy hawks are no longer counting on Iran to collapse, but North Korea and Cuba remain the "Teetering Twosome."