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Interesting Facts: 20 Facts About President Moon Jae-in

ince October last year, former president Park Geun-hye has endured a tumultuous time. From calls to step down from the opposition party to finally getting impeached – making Korean history by becoming the first Korean president to be removed from office – and finally landing in jail as inmate 503.0 President Moon Jae-in, on the […]

End of Year Review: 2017 South Korea Biggest News and Events

End of Year Review: 2017 South Korea Biggest News and Events

Park impeached on the 10th of March – Kicking off from where we left off last year, former President Park Geun-hye made history, but not on the right side of history. After mishandling of classified government information and letting non-government and non-authorized government personnel – her friend Choi Soon Sil – access to that information, […]

Jonghyun Suicide: The Crisis of Being a K-pop Idol

Korea Life: What Do Koreans Think of Kim Jong Un and North Korea

“Pyongyang will reach the final preparation stages for test-firing an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICMB)”, said Kim Jong Un, the leader and dictator of North Korea, on his New Year’s public address. Inevitably, a statement like that is bound to cause worry for the rest of the world. The United States outgoing Defence Secretary Ashton Carter […]

End of Year Review: 2017 South Korea Biggest News and Events

End of Year: 2016’s Biggest South Korea News & Events

fter the news of President Park Geun-Hye’s scandal broke, it has become the most talked about news event in Korea TV, and for good reasons, too. With court delegations still out, president Park could become the first President in Korea’s history to be removed from office. But what were other important news events of the […]

End of Year Review: 2017 South Korea Biggest News and Events

South Korea Presidential Election: Who Will You Vote For?

ith a few votes cast already by overseas Koreans and a few locals, tomorrow Tuesday, May 9th, citizens will be going out to vote in one of the most important election in the country’s history. Citizens successfully got former President Park Geun-Hye, now held up as prisoner 503, impeached through weeks of peaceful protests that awed […]

End of Year Review: 2017 South Korea Biggest News and Events