My first story in a year, an op-ed for the Canadian Jewish News on how patrilineal Jews are still Jews. Read it at the CJN!
Albania is littered with bunkers, built by Enver Hoxha’s paranoid Communist regime. The Reds are gone, but the bunkers remain. So what are Albanians doing with them? Find out at Roads & Kingdoms!
My first story for Maclean’s, on how the recent upheavals in South Korea were a product of the young. Read it at Maclean’s!
Another Breakfast column, where I discuss the politics of eating accras de morue for breakfast in Paris. Read it at Roads & Kingdoms.
In what will probably be my final serious story about Korean society for a while, here I dissect the country’s abysmal treatment of HIV+ and AIDS patients. Read it at the Diplomat.
President Park Geun-hye has overseen South Korea’s biggest regression in civil rights since the 1980’s. Find out how in my first story for Foreign Policy.
My cover feature for the first (and possibly only) edition of N3Con magazine, on journalism, censorship, and technology in Asia. You can read it at ISSUU.
My first story for the Diplomat, a feature on how South Korea went from an irreligious, Shamanistic culture to one of the most dominant Christian nations in the world. Read it here!
My fourth cover story for Groove magazine, on the difficulties – and occasional horrors – faced by migrant workers in South Korea. Read it at Groove.
My profile of Russian-Australian-Korean academic Andrei Lankov, one of the world’s preeminent North Korea specialists. His insights are sobering, to say the least. Read it at Groove.