[Lee Jae-min] Another look at Scottish vote

All around the world, eyes were on Scotland last week. Last Thursday’s referendum rejected the proposition that Scotland become an independent state. To many of us here, the fact that one province of a state held an independence ...

More safeguards won’t make U.S. president safer

Apparently some lunatic with a knife and an arms cache jumped the White House fence and managed to get all the way to the front door before they caught him. And apparently some other lunatic ― this one in the Secret Service ― ha...

[Editorial] Pension reform

A forum on how to reform public employees’ pensions was aborted Monday as members of the government employees’ union blocked proceedings in a National Assembly conference room. The conference, organized by the ruling party, was ...

[Editorial] Outside directors

As the Sewol ferry disaster has exposed holes in the nation’s public safety system and broader problems in society, the fiasco at KB Financial Group has laid bare a host of flaws in Korea’s financial system. The immediate cause ...