Eric Margolis: The nuclear weapons program is the only card North Korea has to force the US to negotiate a normalization of relations Story Transcript PAUL JAY, SENIOR EDITOR, TRNN: Welcome to The Real News Network. I’m Paul Jay. The tensions–or some people are calling crisis or a standoff between the United States and North […]
Author Archives: Eric Margolis
Eric Margolis is an internationally syndicated columnist and renowned book author. He’s a veteran Korea-watcher who specializes in north Asian military/strategic affairs. He’s been all over the DMZ and produced his documentary there last year featuring a segment from Panmunjom on the DMZ. Two special areas of focus: 1. What would a war actually look like if one erupted? 2. The geopolitics of the region – the Koreas, Japan, China, Russia, the US. Eric was a regular columnist for Japan's Mainichi Shimbun and is a long-time member of the International Institute for Strategic Studies in London.