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Can California Provide A Good Model Of Progressive Climate Policy?

Robert Stavins | Posted 10.13.2016 | Green
Robert Stavins

California can play a very important role by showing leadership -- in two key ways. One is to demonstrate a commitment to meaningful reductions in GHG emissions. In this regard, California has more than met the bar, with policies that are as aggressive as -- if not more aggressive than -- those of most countries.

Here's How This Queer Short Film Broke Boundaries In Korea

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 10.12.2016 | Queer Voices

A Korean short film takes a poignant look at the relationship between a bisexual woman and a lesbian. Directed by Han Sang-Hee, “Daymoon” follows...

In Debate, Trump Casually Suggests China Should Invade North Korea

The Huffington Post | Nick Baumann | Posted 09.27.2016 | Politics

China should invade North Korea and “solve that problem for us,” Republican nominee Donald Trump said during Monday night’s presidential debate....

China's National Day Holiday Expected to Boost Tourism

AsiaToday | Posted 09.26.2016 | World

By Hong Soon-do, Beijing correspondent, AsiaToday -October 1 marks the beginning of the week-long National Day holidays, one of the most important Chi...

Korea and Taiwan Should Save Youths to Stop Being "Hell Joseon" and "Ghost Island"

AsiaToday | Posted 09.13.2016 | World

By Hong Soon-do, Beijing correspondent, AsiaToday - A society where derogatory buzzwords are rampant is definitely unhealthy. In this respect, Taiwan ...

Digital Meets Creativity

Salma Zulfiqar | Posted 09.08.2016 | World
Salma Zulfiqar

The impact of the digital revolution on the cultural and creative industries, as underscored in the 2005 Convention on the Protection and the Promotio...

Market Mechanisms In The Paris Climate Agreement: International Linkage Under Article 6.2

Robert Stavins | Posted 08.30.2016 | Green
Robert Stavins

There are a substantial number of issues that negotiators will eventually need to address, and likewise, there are a set of questions that researchers (including within the Harvard Project on Climate Agreements) can begin to address now.

[] How Would Comfort Women Foundation Affect S. Korea-Japan Relations - Pt.2

AsiaToday | Posted 08.17.2016 | World

By AsiaToday reporter Kim Ji-soo & PD Kim Yoo-min - AsiaToday held an interview with Dr. Akima Umezawa, the deputy secretary general of the Trilateral...

My Own Personal Olympics

Michael Rosenblum | Posted 08.16.2016 | Media
Michael Rosenblum

Competitive journalism In 1988. I was working as a producer for CBS News, and in that year I got sent to Seoul to cover the 1988 Olympics. As NBC ow...

The G20 Hangzhou Summit to be Held on Sept. 4-5

AsiaToday | Posted 08.16.2016 | World

By Hong Soon-do, Beijing correspondent, AsiaToday - The G20 summit, which will focus on economic cooperation among member countries, will be held in H...

Korea and Japan's Music Streaming Market Fluctuating + Spotify to Make Japanese Debut

AsiaToday | Posted 08.09.2016 | World

[Source: The official website of Spotify (] By AsiaToday reporter Kim Ye-jin - Both Korean and Japanese music streaming markets are f...

Trump's Nuclear Views Raise Alarms -- But Hiroshima Remains The Real Threat

Greg Mitchell | Posted 08.04.2016 | Politics
Greg Mitchell

How the "Hiroshima narrative" has been handed down to generations of Americans -- and overwhelmingly endorsed by officials and the media, even if many historians disagree -- matters greatly.

[] How Would Comfort Women Foundation Affect S. Korea-Japan Relations

AsiaToday | Posted 08.04.2016 | World

By AsiaToday reporter Kim Ji-soo & PD Kim Yoo-min - AsiaToday held an interview with Dr. Akima Umezawa, the deputy secretary general of the Trilateral...

China's Plan to Become High-Speed Rail Power in Southeast Asia on Track

AsiaToday | Posted 07.21.2016 | World

By Hong Soon-do, Beijing correspondent, AsiaToday - China's grand plans to become a high-speed rail power in Southeast Asia is on track as a part of i...

[IN&OUT KOREA] "Millennials = Give-up Generation" Story of Ordinary Korean Youth

AsiaToday | Posted 08.17.2016 | World

Source: Pixabay AsiaToday reporter Jina Koh - The match between Go master Lee Se-dol and Google DeepMind's artificial intelligence (AI) program Alpha...

Chinese Illegal Fishing Threatens World Waters

AsiaToday | Posted 06.12.2016 | World

By Hong Soon-do, Beijing correspondent, AsiaToday - Chinese illegal fishing is threatening world waters. While foreign countries that are hit by illeg...

Obama Mourns Dead In Hiroshima, Calls For World Without Nuclear Arms

Reuters | Annum Masroor | Posted 05.27.2016 | Politics

HIROSHIMA, Japan (Reuters) - Barack Obama on Friday became the first incumbent U.S. president to visit Hiroshima, site of the world's first atomic bom...

This Livestream Of Stray Cats Eating Is A Good Sign For Korea's Felines

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 05.07.2016 | Weird News

A livestream of a stray cat feeding station in South Korea has the Internet losing its mind, but the video isn’t just cute — it could be an import...

The Delicious Dish That You're Probably Too Afraid To Pronounce

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 05.03.2016 | Taste

If you've ever refrained from ordering something because you didn't know how to pronounce it, we totally feel you. But no one should be deprived of th...

Kim Jong-un - Before They Were Famous

Outspeak | Posted 04.22.2016 | HuffPost Live 321

What do 'MasterChef' Korea, Dennis Rodman, and a Swiss private school all have in common? Some ties to Kim Jung-un, of course. The eccentric dictator is back making headlines with another painfully ironic story that the western world can't help but eat up.

A Rare Asian Gem in a Lovely Corner of Paris

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 04.18.2016 | Travel
Sidonie Sawyer

Behind the chic Parc Monceau, the darling park enclosed by massive golden gates, hides a little arts museum often overlooked on the trail of blockbusters such as Le Louvre, Orsay, or Beaubourg.

Conan Goes To Korea And Learns Taekwondo ... Well, Sort Of

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 04.14.2016 | Comedy

During his recent trip to Korea, Conan O'Brien had the opportunity to train with Master Sung and his students in the art of taekwondo. Sung and his st...

Here's Why I Walked Around Seoul Dressed As Drag Queen ‘Hurricane Kimchi'

Heezy Yang | Posted 04.13.2016 | Queer Voices
Heezy Yang

I donned my Hurricane Kimchi style -- high heels, makeup, wig -- and decided to roam the streets of Seoul.

Watch Conan O'Brien Get In A Snowball Fight With Buddhist Monks

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 04.12.2016 | Religion

During a recent trip to South Korea, Conan O’Brien visited the Bokwangsa Buddhist temple in search of enlightenment. Unfortunately, the comedian's d...

25 Trip-Worthy Spots Away from Seoul

Duke Stewart | Posted 04.12.2016 | Travel
Duke Stewart

Photos by Christina Riley of Seoul is an awesome city with so much to do that many of its residents and visitors want to leave....