On November 11, just hours before the start of the People Power Mobilization in South Korea, overseas Koreans in New York held a protest in solidarity with South Koreans demanding an end to the Park Geun-hye administration and the dissolution of the ruling Saenuri Party..

The New York rally concluded with an interactive performance in which protesters participated in a traditional Korean dance around a large quilted art piece. The performance was facilitated by artist Shine Shin-Kim, the main coordinator of the “One Heart” Quilt and Ritual project.

 

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South and North Korea Prepare to Discuss an End to the Korean War

This article was originally published in The Nation. In less than 12 hours, the leaders of North and South Korea, Kim Jong-un and Moon Jae-in, will meet at the truce village of Panmunjom for a historic summit that could be the start of ending the Korean War. Leading up to the summit, the US mainstream media chose to seek out the so-called “experts” who have often been wrong about the history of negotiations between North Korea and the United States.

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USFK and Riot Cops Continue Excessive Force to Deploy THAAD

The residents of Seongju and Gimcheon were caught off guard when the USFK and the South Korean Defense Ministry forced key parts of the THAAD missile system into the former Lotte Skyhill Golf Course in the early morning hours of April 26. The AN/TPY-2 radar is believed to have been transported into the deployment site.

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