December 13, 2019

News media keeps missing the point on North Korea
Pursuit of catchy headlines, trendy stories ignores real long-term developments in the North – and elsewhere
Some time ago, I had a rather telling conversation at an office of a media outlet for which I have, for many years, been a frequent contributor.The editor told me that he was not very happy about the columns I submitted recently since they were “not topical enough.” The editor said that they would much prefer to publish things related to breaking news, like nuclear negotiations and rumors