Cabbage Kimchi (Pogi Kimchi)

Aside from barbecue, kimchi is probably the dish most synonymous with Korean cuisine. This fiery red, funky, fermented cabbage is on the table at every meal—breakfast, lunch, and dinner, 365 days a year. It is one of the cornerstones of Korean […]


Hongkongers Launch New Protest Front—With Their Wallets

HONG KONG—After months of intense clashes between protesters and police on the streets, Hongkongers are now directing their dissent indoors. Despite millions marching since June, the Hong Kong government has not responded to protesters’ demands, […]


Unable To Do as One Would Wish (力不從心)

The Chinese idiom “力不從心” (lì bù cóng xīn) means “unable to do as one would wish,” or that one’s ability is not equal to one’s ambition. It came from a story about Ban Chao, which […]