A Korean Spring?

A Korean Spring?

All eyes are on North Korea after Kim Jong Il’s death. But the real changes are taking place in the South.

The Other Kim

The Other Kim

South Korean parliamentarian Kim Geun-Tae was a soft-spoken man dedicated to reunification of the Koreas.

Popping the Jeju Bubble

Popping the Jeju Bubble

South Korea is on the verge of political change, and the anti-base movement in Jeju is a key part of the shift.

Seoul Salvation

The first politician of the Occupy Wall Street era has become the mayor of Seoul.

Of Bases and Budgets

Of Bases and Budgets

U.S. military bases are very costly to the people of the Asia-Pacific region and to people here in America as well.

Confronting Agent Orange

Confronting Agent Orange

Allegations of Agent Orange use are rekindling the anti-base movements in South Korea and Japan.

July 26 Marks the 58th Anniversary of the Onset of the Cuban Revolution

The film by Institute for Policy Studies Senior Fellow Saul Landau, “Will the Real Terrorist Please Stand Up,” featuring Landau, Danny Glover and Fidel Castro (at age 84), shows how the U.S.-backed violence against Cuba has continued for decades and our government’s unusual obsession with Fidel Castro has led to the unjust conviction of the Cuban 5.

Third Prize: You’re Fired

President Obama is trying to sell free trade agreements as win-win deals. The problem is that most people will only win dubious prizes.

The Audacity of Free Trade Agreements

The Audacity of Free Trade Agreements

President Obama is reversing his earlier commitment to a new kind of trade relationship with the world by pushing three ill-conceived FTAs.

Agent Orange in Korea

Agent Orange in Korea

Whistleblowers have unearthed the widespread use of Agent Orange by the U.S. military in Korea.