North Korea

Blaming the Internet

If you're looking at an interesting argument against the trade sanctions to which the DPRK (North Korea) is currently subject,…

July/August Books

My last stretch of comments on books was really, really long. 5,400-odd words long, if I recall right. So I'm…

The Really Intractable Thing: North Korea, Climate Change, and Why We’re Failing

Over at The Week, a depressing piece on the horrors up North, titled "North Korea isn't Nazi Germany — in…

Links You Should Check Out

Today, I was reminded of why I stopped doing these link roundups: they're time-consuming to produce. I'll probably switch to…

Is it Too Much to Ask For…

... that, despite the nonexistence of an afterlife, despite all odds, somewhere out there a bunch of recently-departed souls are…