Skip to main content

Why are the billionaires always laughing?

Because they know the corporate media will never call bullshit on their bullshit.

Christine Ahn

Christine Ahn

Christine Ahn is a founding board member of the Korea Policy Institute and the National Campaign to End the Korean War.  Ahn is also the Executive Director of Women Cross DMZ, a movement of women globally walking to end the Korean War, reunite families, and ensure women’s leadership in the peacebuilding process.

Articles by this author

 

Biden Should Embrace an Anti-Imperialist Feminist Foreign Policy to Heal Wounds Abroad—and at Home

Women of color should be the ones remaking U.S. foreign policy.

Christine Ahn ·


What Trump and Biden Get Wrong About North Korea

Instead of further militarizing the region and applying more sanctions and pressure, which are harming innocent North Korean civilians, the next administration should engage in the hard work of sustained diplomacy based on specific, concrete next steps.

Christine Ahn ·


South Korea Is a Model for Combatting COVID-19, It Should Now Take the Lead in Diplomacy With North Korea

Moon has all the leverage he needs to resolve a 70-year-old conflict and create a model for peace and stability in Northeast Asia.

Kee B. Park ·


US Response to Coronavirus in North Korea Can Save Lives and Lead to Peace

The urgency of the situation calls for drastic changes to business as usual. We can turn the COVID-19 crisis into a critical opportunity for international cooperation on the Korean Peninsula by reallocating resources toward protecting human health and reviving the stalled diplomacy between the US and North Korea.

Christine Ahn ·


Women Marched for Korean Reconciliation. Washington Is in Our Way.

All too often, we’ve witnessed women being left out of peace talks, even though studies show that when women play authoritative roles, agreements are far more likely to be signed and to last.

Gloria Steinem ·


While the Two Koreas Talk, Trump Is Throwing Shade

The White House seems hell bent on hijacking an Olympic moment of inter-Korean unity.

Christine Ahn ·


In North Korea Talks, Tillerson Needs Women at the Negotiating Table

Women think beyond “who wins” when it comes to war and peace.

Christine Ahn ·


Americans and South Koreans Want Peace. Will Trump Listen?

Korea's new pro-engagement president may not have to be as deferential to Washington hardliners as his predecessors.

Christine Ahn ·

Sign up for our newsletter.

Quality journalism. Progressive values. Direct to your inbox.

Support our work.

We are independent, non-profit, advertising-free and 100% reader supported.

Subscribe to our newsletter.

Quality journalism. Progressive values.
Direct to your inbox.

Subscribe to our Newsletter.


Common Dreams, Inc. Founded 1997. Registered 501(c3) Non-Profit | Privacy Policy
Common Dreams Logo