April 16, 2024
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In South Korea, residents fight to preserve nature from encroaching golf courses
Analysis

In South Korea, residents fight to preserve nature from encroaching golf courses

As the number of golf courses continues to grow, concerned residents fight against the powerful golf industry

In South Korea, residents fight to preserve nature from encroaching golf courses
Ifang BremerIfang Bremer April 15, 2024
South Korea’s general elections marred by smear campaigns and uncertainty
Analysis

South Korea’s general elections marred by smear campaigns and uncertainty

As parties focus on negative tactics, voter turnout and undecided voters hold the key to election outcome

South Korea’s general elections marred by smear campaigns and uncertainty
Jeongmin KimJeongmin Kim April 9, 2024
South Korea’s election watchdog races to ensure integrity amid spy cam scandal
Analysis

South Korea’s election watchdog races to ensure integrity amid spy cam scandal

As voters head to the polls on Wednesday, experts warn of the dangers posed by political division and erosion of trust

South Korea’s election watchdog races to ensure integrity amid spy cam scandal
Joon Ha ParkJoon Ha Park April 9, 2024
South Korea’s unprepared classrooms tested by rising multiculturalism
Analysis

South Korea’s unprepared classrooms tested by rising multiculturalism

Over 180,000 students struggle as policies and societal attitudes lag behind diversity needs

South Korea’s unprepared classrooms tested by rising multiculturalism
Kim Yeon-joongKim Yeon-joong April 2, 2024
Special episode with Jumin Lee: Korea’s evolving political climate — Ep. 12
Podcast

Special episode with Jumin Lee: Korea’s evolving political climate — Ep. 12

Discussing decreased female representation, deteriorating political culture, and potential post-election legislation

Special episode with Jumin Lee: Korea’s evolving political climate — Ep. 12
KOREA PROKOREA PRO April 1, 2024
South Korean parties pledge climate change action, but offer few specifics
Analysis

South Korean parties pledge climate change action, but offer few specifics

Experts say politicians are more focused on climate crisis but question whether campaign promises are just lip service

South Korean parties pledge climate change action, but offer few specifics
Joon Ha ParkJoon Ha Park March 29, 2024
Plans to relocate the National Assembly and halting livelihood debates — Ep. 11
Podcast

Plans to relocate the National Assembly and halting livelihood debates — Ep. 11

Yoon pauses debates, US and Japan will upgrade their alliance, and South Korean doctors elect a new leader

Plans to relocate the National Assembly and halting livelihood debates — Ep. 11
KOREA PROKOREA PRO March 29, 2024
South Korea’s med school expansion plan sparks debate over long-term impact
Analysis

South Korea’s med school expansion plan sparks debate over long-term impact

Experts warn that larger pool of doctors may not fix urban-rural divide and that competition will only intensify

South Korea’s med school expansion plan sparks debate over long-term impact
Lina ParkLina Park March 27, 2024
Corporate influence in South Korean sports sparks outrage, and calls for reform
Analysis

Corporate influence in South Korean sports sparks outrage, and calls for reform

Experts say ROK teams need outside funding to survive but emphasize need for transparency in sports management

Corporate influence in South Korean sports sparks outrage, and calls for reform
Joon Ha ParkJoon Ha Park | Shreyas Reddy March 25, 2024
How Yong Hye-in made her name pushing progressive causes that others won’t
Profiles

How Yong Hye-in made her name pushing progressive causes that others won’t

A champion of basic income, the young lawmaker has won praise from even opponents for her legislative acumen

How Yong Hye-in made her name pushing progressive causes that others won’t
Jeongmin KimJeongmin Kim March 22, 2024
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