China Detains Academics, Journalists

The targeting of intellectuals by China is not new but is concerning to the academic world. Several prominent Uyghur scholars have disappeared from China’s Xinjiang...

The Recruitment of Comfort Women by Koreans

In the WWII era, Imperial Japan occupied what is today known as North and South Korea. During that time, the Amy recruited women to...

What is the “House of Sharing”?

Located about an hour out of Seoul is the House of Sharing. This is an interesting nursing home, as it houses elderly former comfort...

Anniversary of 2000 Women’s Tribunal Memorializes Comfort Women

An event held in Seoul, South Korea memorialized the 2000 Women’s Tribunal. At the event, former Comfort Women were remembered, and the Mayor of...

A Statement Against the Indictment of Professor Park Yu-ha

The following text is a document containing the statement against the indictment of Dr. Park Yuha by the South Korean high court system. The...

The Controversy over K-Pop and the Nagasaki Atomic Bomb

A member of the famous K-Pop band “BTS” was internationally ridiculed for wearing an insensitive shirt that depicted the bombing of Nagasaki during WWII....

Should Academic Papers Be Free to Read?

When college students write research papers, they need to be able to cite reliable sources. As one would imagine, academic papers are a very...

The Forced Labor Row Dividing Japan and South Korea

The forced labor row currently affecting South Korea and Japan was technically solved in 1965 with the treaty on Bilateral Relations. This treaty aimed...

Comfort Women and the Defamation Suit Against Dr. Park Yu-ha

  The issue of Comfort Women remains a thorn in the side of East Asian politics. The guilty verdict against Dr. Park Yu-ha in October...

Korean Hypocrisy – Encouragement of Military Prostitution

South Korea routinely encourages prostitution around military bases for economic gain. Although prostitution in South Korea is technically illegal, the Korea Women’s Development Institute...
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