It’s Time to Act, Not React, on North Korea

March 30, 2021

Although things have been quiet in recent months and there has been no active dialogue between North Korea and the United States, developments in recent days suggest that Pyongyang is back on the agenda of the international community. First, it became known that the US has been reaching out to...

What’s at Stake for Trump’s Investment in North Korea?

July 05, 2018

The president may be a diplomatic wrecking ball, but he believes his investment in Korea is too big to fail.  Donald Trump loves to tell the following story. You go to a bank and borrow $3 million. If you can’t pay it back, you have a problem. But say you go to a bank and borrow $300...

How Those Trump-Kim Talks Might Go: A Transcript

March 15, 2018

Trump's "art of the deal" is about to get its most high-profile test yet. The early prognosis is … not good. In a surprise announcement in early March, President Donald Trump said that he would meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un within two months. The preparations for the meeting...