Men Deciding the Fate of Humanity (Again)

Updated: Apr 8, 2020

This piece was originally published in Ms. Magazine.

Lee Yun-hyang was the lone woman at the table during the 2018 Singapore summit between the U.S. and North Korea. This scenario is likely to repeat itself tonight: U.S. men on one side of the table and North Korean men on the other, poised to decide what could be the fate of humanity without the substantive representation of more than half of the world’s population.