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North Korea’s Nukes: Time for The Pentagon’s Philosopher-in-Chief to Step In?
August 11, 2017
North Korea’s Nukes: Time for The Pentagon’s Philosopher-in-Chief to Step In?
The North Korean crisis prompts the need for a philosopher in chief at the Pentagon.
North Korea’s Nukes: Time for The Pentagon’s Philosopher-in-Chief to Step In?
In Otto’s Memory: Developing Peaceful Tourism in North Korea
August 05, 2017
In Otto’s Memory: Developing Peaceful Tourism in North Korea
The U.S. should reconsider its ban on tourism to North Korea.
In Otto’s Memory: Developing Peaceful Tourism in North Korea
Former North Korean Diplomat: For Pyongyang, Weapons Will Always Come First
June 02, 2017
Former North Korean Diplomat: For Pyongyang, Weapons Will Always Come First
Thae Yong-ho explains why the Kim regime is so intent on developing missiles and nuclear weapons.
Former North Korean Diplomat: For Pyongyang, Weapons Will Always Come First
Countering North Korea's Hostage Diplomacy
May 12, 2017
Countering North Korea's Hostage Diplomacy
Tourism in North Korea not only funds the regime, it also provides useful leverage in the form of arrested tourists.
Countering North Korea's Hostage Diplomacy
Time for Jimmy Carter to Go Back to North Korea
May 11, 2017
Time for Jimmy Carter to Go Back to North Korea
The United States should remember how it solved the last major North Korea crisis: with face-to-face diplomacy.
Time for Jimmy Carter to Go Back to North Korea
Are the US and North Korea Heading for Conflict?
April 25, 2017
Are the US and North Korea Heading for Conflict?
Pyongyang historically has taken an offensive posture, refusing to "sit with folded arms" when provoked.
Are the US and North Korea Heading for Conflict?
How Trump Can Win the Nobel Peace Prize
March 30, 2017
How Trump Can Win the Nobel Peace Prize
A breakthrough with North Korea would put the president on the shortlist.
How Trump Can Win the Nobel Peace Prize
What Should China and the US Do About North Korea?
March 17, 2017
What Should China and the US Do About North Korea?
U.S. and Chinese experts weigh in.
What Should China and the US Do About North Korea?
Why Trump Must Talk to North Korea
February 04, 2017
Why Trump Must Talk to North Korea
Strategic patience isn't working. Diplomacy is the only other option that hasn't been fully explored.
Why Trump Must Talk to North Korea
North Korea, Don't Get Your Hopes Up Over President Trump
December 24, 2016
North Korea, Don't Get Your Hopes Up Over President Trump
Pyongyang's hopes that the Trump administration will take a softer approach are misguided.
North Korea, Don't Get Your Hopes Up Over President Trump
Why Should the US Talk to North Korea?
October 18, 2016
Why Should the US Talk to North Korea?
A willingness to sit down and talk with an adversary is a sign of strength, not weakness.
Why Should the US Talk to North Korea?
North Korea: What Options Remain?
September 19, 2016
North Korea: What Options Remain?
Has the United States fully explored diplomatic options with North Korea?
North Korea: What Options Remain?
North Korea's Nuclear Test: Deja Vu on the Peninsula
September 16, 2016
North Korea's Nuclear Test: Deja Vu on the Peninsula
The test fits North Korea's pattern of behavior, but also represents worrying advances.
North Korea's Nuclear Test: Deja Vu on the Peninsula
With North Korea, Try More Economic Isolation, Less Diplomatic Isolation
September 14, 2016
With North Korea, Try More Economic Isolation, Less Diplomatic Isolation
As the world steps up economic pressure, sanctions must be matched by diplomatic engagement.
With North Korea, Try More Economic Isolation, Less Diplomatic Isolation
What to Make of North Korea’s Latest Nuclear Test?
September 14, 2016
What to Make of North Korea’s Latest Nuclear Test?
The nuclear test is just one part of a rapid military build up in North Korea over the last decade.
What to Make of North Korea’s Latest Nuclear Test?
How to Interpret North Korean Policy Signals
September 08, 2016
How to Interpret North Korean Policy Signals
Here's a hint: paying attention helps.
How to Interpret North Korean Policy Signals
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