At this critical moment, the U.S. and South Korean governments can continue to fuel the fires of war in Korea by further militarizing South Korea or take steps to create international conditions for a lasting peace in Korea.
The Stop THAAD in Korea and Militarism in Asia and the Pacific (STIK) and the Channing and Popai Liem Education Foundation are sponsoring a solidarity peace delegation to South Korea, July 23-28, and are collecting endorsements on an official statement. (Deadline: July 19)
Articles from Zoom in Korea on the brutal deployment of the U.S. THAAD missile system to South Korea -- Despite this setback, the ANSWER Coalition is committed to continuing the struggle against THAAD and all U.S. intervention in Korea.
From The Real News: Christine Hong of UC Santa Cruz and the Korea Policy Institute discusses the overlooked history behind U.S.-North Korea tensions and says the best hope for resolving them is a progressive government in South Korea willing to engage.