Christine Ahn is a policy and research analyst with the Global Fund for Women and a Foreign Policy In Focus columnist.

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Why Women Must End the Korean War

Why Women Must End the Korean War

The road to peace in Korea runs through Washington, but women must steward it along the way.
Endangering Women Human Rights Defenders

Endangering Women Human Rights Defenders

USAID spending often means less security and more violence against women, particularly women human rights defenders.
Environmentalists Stifled in Jeju

Environmentalists Stifled in Jeju

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.
Environmentalists Miss Chance to Protest Base

Environmentalists Miss Chance to Protest Base

Why are the organizers of the World Conservation Congress holding their meeting near the construction of a military base in South Korea that is destroying the environment?
South Korea Cracks Down on Dissent

South Korea Cracks Down on Dissent

The South Korean government used the National Security Law to suppress dissent in Jeju in 1948 and again today.