Posts Tagged: Northeast Asia

The Case for a Union

A majestic region-wide union may well transform the strategic calculus of the sceptics and the spoilers.

The death of Kim Dae Jung, the suicide of Roh Moo Hyun, and the illness of Kim Jong Il all point to the end of a generation committed to North-South engagement.
The test of a first-rate policy toward North Korea is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in the mind at the same time โ€” the horror of the labor camps and the imperative of political engagement โ€” and still retain the ability to function.
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