Seattle Times
| by Walter Hatch

In a Seattle Times op-ed titled “North Korea is nuclear: Live with it, and help it feel less cornered,” Associate Professor of Government Walter Hatch writes that “the regime in Pyongyang is actually quite rational and is driven toward one simple goal: survival.” Instead of war games and economic sanctions, “Washington could help Pyongyang feel less cornered, less threatened, by joining forces with the government of South Korea and engaging the North in dialogue,” Hatch writes in the Aug. 22 piece.

Read full article