This piece first appeared on XYZ.
Some troubling events have been occurring on the Korean peninsula recently. The global anti-establishment rebellion has manifested in that country as an uprising against President Park Geunhye’s corrupt regime and the personal influence of a Rasputin-type figure who seemed to control the presidency indirectly for the benefit of herself and her family. This is happening while that cruel piglet dictator Kim Jongun is knocking off his brother and making even China nervous about what he’ll do next. Into that volatile mix is the American attempt to deploy THAAD anti-missile batteries to protect against northern aggression.… Read the rest