[Editorial] ‘One Asia’

North Korea said Thursday it would not send a cheering squad to the upcoming Incheon Asian Games, while reaffirming its plan to dispatch a 273-member delegation, including 150 athletes. The announcement by an official of the North...

[Editorial] Education on unification

A government survey released this week highlighted the need for more effective and systematic education about unification to give students a more positive perception of a reunified Korea.In the survey of 116,000 students at 200 el...

[Robert Reich] Back to inequality at school

American kids are heading back to school. But the schools they’re heading back to differ dramatically by family income.Which helps explain the growing achievement gap between lower- and higher-income children.Thirty years ago, th...

Are good times back in China?

What’s the difference between first class and business class? Apparently nothing, at least on state-owned China Southern Airlines, the mainland’s largest carrier. According to a report in Tuesday’s Financial Times, the airline ...