Audio: Waybacking the North Korea nuclear crisis has pulled a prescient six-year-old story out of its archives, regarding how we got to where we are in Korea. It is one of the most relevant and informative articles you’ll read on the subject.

Earlier this afternoon I spoke by phone with’s Editor in Chief David Thibault regarding that article and where the world stands a day after the North Koreans have conducted their first nuclear weapon test. Audio of that interview is below. It runs about 10 minutes.