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Was Chuseok Ever Fun?

It may sound like Christmas or Thanksgiving, but Chuseok is more of a drudgery for many South Koreans. Just look …

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The Enemy Is Within Our Ranks

Gender inequality looms large on Korean holidays as men idle while women toil away. But it's often fellow women who …

Weekly Brief: Sept.12th – Sept. 18th

Earthquakes, sexist Olympics commentary, AIDS discrimination, life for university students in Seoul, and stressful holidays round out the Weekly Brief. …

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