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South Korean Supreme Court Caught in Park Geun-hye Scandal
September 27, 2018
South Korean Supreme Court Caught in Park Geun-hye Scandal
A chief justice is accused of influencing politically sensitive trials to impress the Park administration.
South Korean Supreme Court Caught in Park Geun-hye Scandal
South Korea's Former PM Emerges as New Conservative Torchbearer 
September 22, 2018
South Korea's Former PM Emerges as New Conservative Torchbearer 
Many conservatives are looking to Hwang Kyo-ahn to reunite a divided movement.
South Korea's Former PM Emerges as New Conservative Torchbearer 
Social Media Manipulation of Public Opinion in Korean Elections
August 31, 2018
Social Media Manipulation of Public Opinion in Korean Elections
KBS recently began publishing articles describing how South Korea political parties have manipulated public opinion with social media.
Social Media Manipulation of Public Opinion in Korean Elections
Park, Lee and the Plight of Korean Presidents
April 14, 2018
Park, Lee and the Plight of Korean Presidents
Why have all of South Korea's recent leaders been embroiled in corruption scandals?
Park, Lee and the Plight of Korean Presidents
Lee Myung-bak: Between Justice and Political Retribution in South Korea
March 26, 2018
Lee Myung-bak: Between Justice and Political Retribution in South Korea
Another former president has been arrested in South Korea.
Lee Myung-bak: Between Justice and Political Retribution in South Korea
The Impact of Lee Myung-bak’s Alleged Corruption on South Korea’s Security
March 23, 2018
The Impact of Lee Myung-bak’s Alleged Corruption on South Korea’s Security
The former South Korean president has been accused of corruption, which has some serious security implications.
The Impact of Lee Myung-bak’s Alleged Corruption on South Korea’s Security
South Korea Pulls Back From Sex Slave Agreement With Japan
January 08, 2018
South Korea Pulls Back From Sex Slave Agreement With Japan
A recent government report criticizes the agreement made under the previous Park administration.
South Korea Pulls Back From Sex Slave Agreement With Japan
South Korea Goes From One Presidential Scandal to Another
November 03, 2017
South Korea Goes From One Presidential Scandal to Another
Renewed scrutiny into the scandals of Lee Myung-bak could mean another South Korean ex-president facing jail time.
South Korea Goes From One Presidential Scandal to Another
South Korea and Brazil Rejected Their Female Leaders
July 03, 2017
South Korea and Brazil Rejected Their Female Leaders
The impeachment scandals that entangled Park Geun-hye and Dilma Rousseff smack of misogyny.
South Korea and Brazil Rejected Their Female Leaders
A Liberal Triumphs in South Korea: Who Is Moon Jae-in?
May 13, 2017
A Liberal Triumphs in South Korea: Who Is Moon Jae-in?
Is Moon Jae-in anti-American? Are South Koreans divided over politics by age? Steven Denney offers insight into these questions.
A Liberal Triumphs in South Korea: Who Is Moon Jae-in?
South Korea Presidential Election: Moon Jae-in Claims Victory
May 10, 2017
South Korea Presidential Election: Moon Jae-in Claims Victory
Exit polls and the count so far indicate that the Democratic Party's Moon will be South Korea's next leader.
South Korea Presidential Election: Moon Jae-in Claims Victory
$1 Billion For THAAD? Trump Chips Away at the US-South Korea Alliance
April 28, 2017
$1 Billion For THAAD? Trump Chips Away at the US-South Korea Alliance
Slowly but surely, Trump chips away at the foundations for reassurance in the U.S.-South Korea alliance.
$1 Billion For THAAD? Trump Chips Away at the US-South Korea Alliance
Will Park Geun-hye Be Pardoned?
April 25, 2017
Will Park Geun-hye Be Pardoned?
If a pardon is made, the peaceful protests could change tone.
Will Park Geun-hye Be Pardoned?
South Korea's Impeached President Park Now Under Arrest
March 31, 2017
South Korea's Impeached President Park Now Under Arrest
Less than a month after losing her immunity, Park is detained on charges of bribery and abuse of power.
South Korea's Impeached President Park Now Under Arrest
South Korean Constitutional Court Unanimously Upholds Park Geun-hye Impeachment
March 10, 2017
South Korean Constitutional Court Unanimously Upholds Park Geun-hye Impeachment
The court's 8-0 decision also starts the 60-day countdown for new presidential elections.
South Korean Constitutional Court Unanimously Upholds Park Geun-hye Impeachment
How Did China Lose South Korea?
March 09, 2017
How Did China Lose South Korea?
How did China-South Korea relations fall so far so fast?
How Did China Lose South Korea?
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