2019 Year in Review

2019 Year in Review

“The deciding factor at such times is always moral and innovative leadership, on every level.” The new year has already opened with many challenges. Kim Jong Un has declared an end to North Korea’s self-imposed moratorium on nuclear missile development and...
North Korean Defectors Find Hope in the Korean Dream

North Korean Defectors Find Hope in the Korean Dream

The Korean peninsula has been divided between North and South Korea since 1953. In North Korea, about 18 million people out of the 25 million in its population experience serious human rights violations, economic struggles, food insecurity, malnutrition, and other...
Searching for the Spirit of the March 1st Movement

Searching for the Spirit of the March 1st Movement

On March 1, 1919 at Tapgol Park, Jung Jae-Yong, a Korean student, read out loud the Korean Declaration of Independence. About 1,000 students were gathered and soon the cheer of the students echoed throughout the park as Korean flags and copies of the Declaration of...
Advancing One Korea and My Piece in the Greater Peace

Advancing One Korea and My Piece in the Greater Peace

The dream for a free, independent, and united Korea is not only for Koreans at home and abroad. Members of the international community, including MMY, a Japanese American college student, are joining the One Korea Global Campaign. The following reflection underscores...