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Exclusive Interview with Professor Jeffrey D. Sachs

Exclusive Interview with Professor Jeffrey D. Sachs

Justin Chang | April 12, 2018

On April 25, 2015, a cataclysmic earthquake ravaged the city of Kathmandu, Nepal. In a matter of minutes, an already impoverished nation was burdened by a devastating calamity, one that killed nearly 9,000,...

Social Apathy: Why do we choose to look away?

Social Apathy: Why do we choose to look away?

Justin Chang | February 1, 2018

See the original published article on Korea Times. I will never forget the day I turned "bad." It was hot and humid in tropical Cambodia and the sun had awoken from its slumber hours ago. With glistening...

Ki-Moon Ban drops out of presidential campaign

Ki-Moon Ban drops out of presidential campaign

Justin Chang | March 4, 2017

Former Secretary-General of the United Nations Ki-moon Ban dropped out of the Korean presidential race on Feb. 1 following a series of criticisms by the media and public. Currently, opposition candidate...

Locking down on match-fixing

Locking down on match-fixing

Justin Chang | November 9, 2016

Underneath the cheerful atmosphere of a sports stadium – the boisterous and often rowdy fans, the stands that sell an assortment of refreshments, and the strategic plays and brilliant displays by athletes...

Poland settles on pro choice after massive demonstrations

Poland settles on pro choice after massive demonstrations

Justin Chang | November 9, 2016

“My body my choice,” ”No Jail for Abortion,” “We are not incubators to regulate.” Such were the slogans on signs held by masses of demonstrators protesting the abortion ban put forth by the...

Attack on UN aid convoy raises tensions in Syria

Attack on UN aid convoy raises tensions in Syria

Justin Chang | October 21, 2016

In the Syrian civil war where men and women die in the hundreds, the recent bombing of a UN aid convoy and a Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) warehouse on Sept. 19, which led to the deaths of around 20...

Lone wolf suspected to have caused New York bombing

Lone wolf suspected to have caused New York bombing

Justin Chang | October 21, 2016

A homemade explosive device detonated in the Chelsea neighborhood of New York City on Sept. 17. According to the city’s authorities, the accident resulted in 29 injured civilians. Suspect Ahmad Khan...

Closing Pandora’s Box & other gifts

Closing Pandora’s Box & other gifts

Justin Chang | September 30, 2016

We Koreans are a gracious people. Imbedded within us is the instinctive need to give gifts. In the Western world, gifts are most often given during birthdays, Christmas, and bridal showers; in Korea, showing...

Stephen Colbert returns with the Late Show

Stephen Colbert returns with the Late Show

Justin Chang | September 25, 2015

“The Late Show” greeted its new host and successor of David Letterman, Stephen Colbert on Sept. 8. After a ten-month absence following his departure from “The Colbert Report” last December, the...