This piece argues that a peace deal is worth supporting and that opponents to the agreement will further isolate the progressive base which is made up of anti-war activists and progressives who want to secure peace at the Korean peninsula. This article matters because if the Left wants to secure victories in upcoming elections, taking note of how this will ffect progressives is imperative. Plus, a future of peace is always an urgent matter.
Most of us have likely seen the horrifying images and videos coming from Syria for the last few years. Invariably, the news agencies bringing these images and videos to us present them as evidence of Assad's "brutal, totalitarian regime". But a little research paints a disturbingly conflicting picture.