North Korea’s Growing Nuclear Threat

July 10, 2017

Will Donald Trump be the fourth consecutive US president to fail in preventing North Korea from expanding its nuclear capability? When North Korea launched its latest missile on July 4, it was yet another auspiciously timed message for the world that the country is armed and dangerous. Calling...


The Insult Wars in Washington

July 10, 2017

The Twitter wars between Donald Trump and the media blind us to our planet and its troubles. I don’t tweet, but I do have a brief message for our president: Will you please get the hell out of the way for a few minutes? You and your antics are blocking our view of the damn world and it’s a...

The Legacy of Otto Warmbier

July 06, 2017

How should the United States respond to the detention and subsequent death of an American student who visited North Korea? North Korea is not a tourist destination that I generally recommend for Americans. South Koreans have special reasons to visit the country — to see members of their...