Asia

South Korea

August 19, 2017
As thousands of South Koreans protest the U.S. THAAD missile system in their country, journalist Tim Shorrock says the grassroots movement that drove out a corrupt president in 2016 offers lessons to Americans resisting Donald Trump

The History of Guam

August 11, 2017

Guam is a virtual US colony, whose residents have been denied the rights afforded to other Americans, says professor David Vine

North Korea

August 8, 2017
As the US pushes through new sanctions on North Korea, direct negotiations are the only way to defuse the nuclear standoff, says Colonel Lawrence Wilkerson

The Wilkerson Report

May 2, 2017
Colonel Lawrence Wilkerson, former chief of staff to Secretary of State Colin Powell, says the Trump administration’s mixed messages on North Korea and the new THAAD missile system are sowing confusion in the Korean Peninsula ahead of a crucial South Korean vote

India

March 17, 2017
NewsClick founder Prabir Purkayastha says the secular and social inclusion agendas have lost to the pro-business, anti-Muslim agenda of Narendra Modi – and no oppositional force looks ready to challenge the BJP in the 2019 elections

Japan

January 16, 2017
The Japanese government has refused to accept the responsibility of being a former colonizer, says Aisa Kiyosue

News Click

December 28, 2016
Raja M. Nah discusses how demonetisation has adversely impacted manufacturing and agricultural growth in India, and how cash stringency will compel firms to reduce labour cost and thus reduce income of the working class