Michael Buckalew

Why Isn’t Pokemon Go in South Korea Yet? Gaming, Cyber Security, and the Role of the State

Since its release on July 6th in the United States, and on July 13th and 14th in Australia and the European Union, Pokemon Go has dominated the Internet and garnered significant coverage in mainstream news. However, in South Korea Pokemon Go has yet to be released, awaiting a decision from the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure…

How Our Allies in Asia see the Presumptive Republican Nominee

With his decisive victory in Indiana on May 3rd, Donald Trump became the presumptive Republican nominee for president. Even at this early stage in the general election campaign, Trump’s statements on foreign policy have already had an impact on U.S. foreign relations. While much of his rhetoric has focused on Mexico and ISIL, what Trump…

Why Isn’t Pokemon Go in South Korea Yet? Gaming, Cyber Security, and the Role of the State

Since its release on July 6th in the United States, and on July 13th and 14th in Australia and the European Union, Pokemon Go has dominated the Internet and garnered significant coverage in mainstream news. However, in South Korea Pokemon Go has yet to be released, awaiting a decision from the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure…

How Our Allies in Asia see the Presumptive Republican Nominee

With his decisive victory in Indiana on May 3rd, Donald Trump became the presumptive Republican nominee for president. Even at this early stage in the general election campaign, Trump’s statements on foreign policy have already had an impact on U.S. foreign relations. While much of his rhetoric has focused on Mexico and ISIL, what Trump…