Monthly Archives: August 2013

“Investigation of the truth of NIS scandal”… 100 thousand citizens gathered at candlelight rallies nation-wide demand

Disclaimer: The following is a totally unauthoritative personal translation of an article appeared in <The Kyunghyang Shinmun> on Aug. 10, 2013, reporting mass candlelight rally against National Intelligence Service (NIS) that is under fire for its highly suspicious role during last presidential election and exposed interference with domestic politics which is strictly prohibited by law […]

“Hope all end before this Chuseok (holiday) but we won’t get down until we get what we demand”

Disclaimer: The following is a totally unauthoritative personal translation of an article appeared in <Hankook Ilbo> on Aug. 20, 2013, reporting a 200-day long high place protest, a recent unfortunate development of over 2,000 days of workers’ rights struggle, by union workers of <JEI Corporation>, a company for home schooling and self-studying in Korea and other […]