How ‘Deep State’ Stopped A US President From Withdrawing US Troops From Korea

By Franz-Stefan Gady, Thediplomat.com -

With U.S. President Donald Trump once more touting his desire to withdraw the 28,500 U.S. troops currently stationed in South Korea, it is perhaps worthwhile briefly examining the last time an [...]

Koreans Want Peace But Will US Stick To Trumps Pledges

By Joe Bernick, Peoplesworld.org -

So Donald Trump and his hawkish right-wing advisors meet with North Korean leaders, and some Democrats and liberals are criticizing what appear to be steps towards peace. What gives? Why is this [...]

Agreement Reached Between North Korea And United States, Meaning?

By Emanuel Pastreich, Koreatimes.co.kr -

Perhaps you watched the forced smiles on the faces of President Donald Trump and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo as they exchanged words with Kim Yong-chol, vice-chairman of the Central Committee [...]

Toward A Truly Indigenous Peace In The Korean Peninsula

By Simone Chun, Commondreams.org -

It’s time that American politicians, both Democratic and Republicans, give Koreans a chance to shape their own destiny. Last month, I took part in an international women’s peace delegation to [...]

Imperialism Had A Tough Week

By Vijay Prashad, TriContinental.org. -

Just when you think things are far too bleak, the human spirit rises to surprise you. In Brazil, the truckers went on an extended strike. They are angry about the fuel prices. It has made it [...]

The Korean Massacre The U.S. Needs To Apologize For

By Geoffrey Fattig, Fpif.org -

Singapore has been chosen to host the unlikely summit between U.S. president Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in early June. The choice for the summit venue went against [...]

Riot Police Force Dispersal Of Anti-THAAD Protest Days Before North-South Summit

By Staff, Zoominkorea.org -

It has been nearly one year since the United States Forces Korea and the South Korean Defense Ministry first forced in key parts of the THAAD missile system using brute force against the [...]

What Does ‘Denuclearization’ Mean In The Negotiations For An End To The Korean War?

By Dave Lindorff, Counterpunch.org -

Media news reports and commentary as well as political statements coming out of Washington on the surprising blossoming of peace talks between North and South Korea tend to focus on the question [...]

Historic Opportunity For Peace On Korean Peninsula

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Clearing the FOG -

The meeting between President Moon Jae-in of South Korea and Chairman Kim Jong Un of North Korea resulted in an agreement to end the Korean War and work toward unity. Their declaration was a [...]

Korean Peninsula In Historic Peace Talks – Thanks To Activists, Not Trump

By Ben Norton, Therealnews.com -

It's the Real News. I'm Ben Norton. After six decades of conflict, it looks like the war on the Korean peninsula may finally be coming to an end. Since the early 1950s, South and North Korea have [...]

South Korea, Straying Off The Leash?

By Ramsay Liem, Counterpunch.org -

Never before has North Korea loomed so large in the U.S. imagination.  No longer just a problem “over there,” North Korea has emerged as a much more immediate threat, one with the power to [...]

Korean Americans Call For Peace Beyond Olympics

By Staff, Zoominkorea.org -

Leo Chang — a scholar based in Amherst, Massachusetts, and a member of the Solidarity Committee for Democracy and Peace in Korea — hopes the inter-Korean cooperation will lead to peaceful [...]

Statement Of Vancouver Women’s Forum On Peace And Security On Korean Peninsula

By Staff, Nobelwomensinitiative.org -

VANCOUVER — As sixteen delegates representing peace movements from all over the world, we have traveled from Asia, Pacific, Europe, and North America to convene the Vancouver Women’s Forum on [...]

America’s Renegade Warfare Killing Civilians, Violating Law

By Nicolas J S Davies, www.consortiumnews.com -

By Nicolas J S Davies for Consortium News. Despite the U.N. Charter and international efforts to prevent war, people in countries afflicted by war today still face the kind of total war that [...]

S. Koreans Opposed To War On N. Korea Banned From US

By Staff, www.zoominkorea.org -

By Staff of Zoom In Korea. Fourteen members of the Fellowship of South Korean Youth — calling themselves the “Ban Trump’s Crazy Action” (BTC) delegation — were stopped at Incheon airport on [...]

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