A South Korean intelligence officer was found dead over the weekend in an apparent suicide amidst a growing firestorm over a controversial phone-hacking software used by the...
Approaching the one year anniversary of the Sewol Tragedy on April 16, the bereaved families have once again taken to the streets. The April 16 Sewol Families for Truth and a Safer Society...
Suicide Raises Questions on So...1
Sewol Families Press for Truth2
Attack on US Ambassador: Terro...3
On February 28, 5000 people, including ordinary citizens, trade unionists, youth and students, gathered at Seoul Station Plaza for the “National demonstration to denounce the Park Geun-hye government for destroying livelihoods, killing democracy, and threatening peace,” organized by the newly-formed and tentatively-called National Action for Democracy. Demonstrators...Read More
The Korean Confederation of Trade Unions (KCTU), at its annual representative assembly today, resolved to enter full preparations for a general strike of 800,000 workers in April 2015. Under the banner of “Safeguard workers and the urban poor in a face-off against chaebol-fattening policies,” the general strike has four overarching goals- 1) “Smash Park...Read More