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Book Talk: The Hidden History of the Korean War
Wednesday, May 31
A discussion co-hosted by the Korea Policy Institute on the new introduction, written by Tim Beal and Gregory Elich, to I.F. Stone's The Hidden History of the Korean War.
International Conference for Peace in Northeast Asia
Monday, May 15, 2023
Presentations by: Gregory Elich, Korea Policy Institute; Kunio Aragaki, No more the Battle of Okinawa; Kim Joon-hyung, Chairman of the Korea Diplomacy Plaza.
An Evening With Noam Chomsky:
The Korean Peninsula and the US Drumbeat to War in East Asia
Wednesday, April 26, 2023
Moderator: Simone Chun, Korea Policy Institute
Webinar in English, Q & A in Korean and English
The online, open-access Ending the Korean War Teaching Collective syllabus is a political education platform serving as an anti-imperialist tool against permanent war. The syllabus is organized into thematic modules designed for scholars, educators, and activists alike.
KPI Associate Simone Chun
On US-Japan-South Korea Alliance Threatens Peace in Asia
Sponsored by New England Korea Peace Campaign and Massachusetts Peace Action
May 18, 2022
KPI Board Member Gregory Elich
On US Military Exercises Ramp Up Tensions in the Asia-Pacific
By Any Means Necessary
March 14, 2023
KPI Board Member Christine Hong and KPI Associate Gregory Elich
On Unending War: Korea and President Yoon
International Committee of the Professional Staff Congress
February 06, 2023
The Korea Policy Institute readers are free downloadable resources for classrooms, study groups, and individuals seeking critical context to the unfolding situation on the Korean peninsula.
The Korean War has left a hidden legacy in the United States. By honoring and giving voice to the memories of Korean Americans whose lives were shaped by the war, this archive seeks to foster peace and reconciliation in our communities and in Korea.
KPI is pleased to announce the winners of its 2021 Voices of Peace contest. The winners are “Obangsaek” by Andy Seungu Choi (essay), Untitled essay by Quynh-May Nguyen (essay), Untitled Poem by Sydney Gil (poetry), and “Silhouette Video” by Joan Gwak (visual). Click here to view submissions.
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