Posts Tagged: South Korea
The first politician of the Occupy Wall Street era has become the mayor of Seoul.
A bipartisan group of senators is finally getting the message on U.S. bases overseas.
U.S. military bases are very costly to the people of the Asia-Pacific region and to people here in America as well.
Can Washington move from Pacific power to Pacific partner?
Allegations of Agent Orange use are rekindling the anti-base movements in South Korea and Japan.
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.
On July 27, 2011 scholars from the Institute for Policy Studies, South Korea, and the Washington Peace Center will hold a special discussion on the status of the Korean War Armistice and why a peace treaty to end the Korean War matters today in the context of the current military issues facing East Asia and the overall need for peacebuilding in this region.
President Obama is trying to sell free trade agreements as win-win deals. The problem is that most people will only win dubious prizes.
President Obama is reversing his earlier commitment to a new kind of trade relationship with the world by pushing three ill-conceived FTAs.