11 MIN READ
Public sector jobs, private sector jobs, and “I oppose it”.
18 MIN READ
Plus Moon’s and Hong’s plans to monitor the Supreme Prosecutors’ Office. And pushback on Ahn’s pledges for political reform.
by KOO Hee Eon · 10 MIN READ
Some Korean restaurants fall short of their matjib claims. Here’s some strategy for your online hunt.
by KOO Hee Eon · 9 MIN READ
The ongoing consequences of ineffective sex education in Korean schools.
by JEON Byung-geun from Chosun Biz · 52 MIN READ
A speechwriter for presidents Kim Dae-jung and Roh Moo-hyun looks back on life in the Blue House. Also: the speeches of Park Geun-hye, his writing process, West Wing, and Korean Air’s handling of that “nut rage” incident.
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Back in January, an American professor in Korea published a piece on Medium framing K-pop as “neo-Confucianist pornography”. The article was recently translated into Korean, to considerable pushback. Here’s a summary.
by Hyowon KIM, Eric YOUNGSTROM · 8 MIN READ
A Korean psychiatrist and an American psychologist chat about the challenges of family communication.
by SONG Hyejin from Chosun Ilbo · 8 MIN READ
“How then can the younger generation and the Taegeukgi generation communicate?”
by Subin KIM · 9 MIN READ
President Park has rarely spoken to journalists. So her choice of outlet and talking points in this her possibly final interview was a national surprise, to say the least. Subin Kim, a news editor at Huffington Post Korea, unpacks on strategy and alternative facts.