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For foreigners following Korean presidential politics, the last few years have been rather bemusing. When you ask most Koreans about...
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By K. Koo After finishing my undergraduate studies in New England two years ago, I came back home to pursue a...
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Part 2 Read Part 1 I've looked at life from both sides now From win and lose and still somehow...
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By Scott Liam Soper The corner of St. 282 and the north-south running, St. 51 (also known as Pasteur Street)...
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By Jenny Choi Korea’s doors, fences, car windows, and social media profile pictures are a sea of yellow ribbons right...
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By Andrei Lankov The great social disruption of the 1990s had much impact on the sexual mores of North Korea...
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By Donald Kirk Once again the North Koreans are scoring a propaganda coup by exploiting the presence of a high-level...
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By 3WM With the election of Korea's first female president, Park Geun-hye, on Dec. 19, 3WM asked three young Korean...
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Toon by Lee Scott/Words by Iwazaru As North Koreans reportedly danced in the streets of Pyongyang following the government's announcement...
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By Andrei Lankov The author has been studying North Korea for some 25 years, and for most of this time...
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By Donald Kirk It’s hard to imagine Obama or Romney will have a credible answer on how to deal with...
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By Andrei Lankov The only way to change North Korea’s international behavior while improving the lot for the North Korean...
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By Donald Kirk The school girls in white blouses and plaid skirts surrounded me as I was deciding whether to...
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By Donald Kirk OKINAWA, Japan – Ask just about any of the 18,000 or so U.S. marines on this battle-scarred...
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By Andrei Lankov Stalinist regimes love their capitals. A capital is usually a very special place. It is extolled by...
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