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North Korea’s Sorry Politics

South Korea should focus less on extracting apologies from North Korea and more on pursuing pragmatic projects with Pyongyang.

Hollywood’s ‘Furriner’ Problem

In films like American Sniper and The Interview, Americans are the heroes and "furriners" are the targets: an undifferentiated group of people so alien that they're practically subhuman.

Charlie Hebdo Meets ‘The Interview’

We’re better off having the limits of free speech tested by artists — including obnoxious ones — than having its limits imposed by political rulers.

Korea’s Balloon War

South Korean activists are using balloons to send political and religious propaganda across the DMZ. They're also endangering Koreans on both sides of the border.

Deja Vu on the Korean Peninsula

North Korea will not consider relinquishing its nuclear program without fundamental changes to the security dynamic in the region.

North Korea and Disneyland

The new North Korean leader likes Disney. But that's not necessarily a sign that he's leaning westward.

Resuming Contact with North Korea

The resumption of contact between Washington and Pyongyang will not likely yield immediate results, but the United States can still take certain steps to improve relations now.