As Tensions Explode on Korean Peninsula, US Peace Delegation Calls for Immediate Response to North Korea’s Offer to Freeze Its Nuclear Program

As Tensions Explode on Korean Peninsula, US Peace Delegation Calls for Immediate Response to North Korea’s Offer to Freeze Its Nuclear Program

The Solidarity Peace Delegation, concluding their July 23-28 visit to South Korea, calls for immediate US-South Korean action to de-escalate growing military tensions on the Korean Peninsula. The delegation was composed of Medea Benjamin of CODEPINK, Reece Chenault of...

March of the Beloved

Should that fateful day in May come once again… Every year in May, the South Korean people remember Gwangju in May 1980.  On May 18, 1980, the Chun Doo-hwan military forces began brutally massacring Gwangju citizens who had risen up to demand democracy.  Paratroopers...
[Video] Jeju Warrior Yang Yoon-mo

[Video] Jeju Warrior Yang Yoon-mo

Film critic and professor Yang Yoon-mo sits behind bars for protesting the construction of a naval  base on Jeju Island.  Outside prison, he put his body on the line by crawling under cement trucks to disrupt the base construction.  Inside prison, he waged a 74 day...