Stage 3

(Re)Constructing Asian Masculinity: Trump and the “Racial Castration” of Kim Jong Un

The specter of war between North and South Korea has dominated headlines, particularly as President Donald Trump increasingly matches the bellicose posturing of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un word-for-word (and tweet-for-tweet). Under the best of circumstances, the precarious relationship between North and South Korea requires precise and thoughtful diplomatic handling; that is no more true now that North Korea approaches the threshold of achieving nuclear weapons: http://reappropriate.co/2018/01/reconstructing-asian-masculinity-trump-and-the-racial-castration-of-kim-jong-un/