2 November 2013

Stories from 2 November 2013

South Koreans in Europe Protest Spy Agency Scandal

  2 November 2013

Protests have continued against South Korea's spy agency who allegedly interfered with the latest presidential election and manipulated public opinion to tip the scales in favor of current president Park Geun-hye. Ahead of Park's official visit to Western Europe, Koreans living in France held candlelight vigils denoucing the allegations and more...

Women's Magazines in Korea Don't Show Korean Cover Girls

  2 November 2013

It took ten years for women's magazine Allure's Korean edition to finally have a Korean cover model. James Turnbull explains in the Grand Narrative blog that the reason lies in Korean readers taste who prefer foreign, Caucasian cover models. 

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