North Korea


Roman Harak

We may think of empathy in terms of personal relationships. But it's also a sophisticated diplomatic tool. more

Dec 20, 2017 12:49 PM Dispatches



Diplomacy has worked to defuse the nuclear conflict in Iran. It can work in North Korea as well. The world cannot risk a nuclear confrontation. more

Aug 10, 2017 7:38 AM Dispatches


U.S. Military

We need to abandon nuclear deterrence, the magical idea that nuclear weapons somehow prevent themselves from being used, and seriously pursue the security of a world free of these weapons. more

Jul 25, 2017 12:49 PM Dispatches 2 Comments

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D. Myles Cullen

It has been drilled into our heads that North Korea poses a clear and chronic danger. Meanwhile, instability in Korea lines the pockets of those who profit from the business of war, and our media fails to report on North Korea’s overtures to the U.S. more

Apr 25, 2017 2:26 PM Dispatches 1 Comments

"Just because you're paranoid doesn't mean they aren't after you."-- Joseph HellerWhen Kim Jong Il, ruler of the Democratic Peoples Republic of Korea, died on December 17, 2011, and was succeeded by his son Kim Jong Un, onlookers began to assume ... more

Mar 15, 2013 1:14 PM Dispatches

As the world's attention is focused on Iraq, the North Korean nuclear crisis is developing quickly in an alarming direction. more

Mar 20, 2003 12:00 AM Dispatches