candle protest in Korea marks 55 days and still going on

The president’s strategy to bash who doesn’t favor the government is failing as the religious bodies join the candle protest. The government tried to disrespect the protest by distorting calling them extremists and blaming them with lies and using wrongful force (no miranda, no specific suspicion and random) but both of these core key elements…

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Will the government go on until someone gets killed?

It’s raining but the protest goes on as the Govenment has ignored and went on forcing the beef policy and today, not like what the press favoring the government is telling(that people are tired and the protest is losing it’s power), over twenty thousand people gathered. As the President announced war after his fake apologies,…

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Government, war against the citizen

To enforce the public announcement of the beef negotiations, the government is imposing war against the citizen. Rather than describing all the savagery, one situation speaks for everything: After arresting the opposition party’s congresswoman from the protest, which never had happened since the military dictatorship, the police are playing innocent by letting her go from…

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Korean Major Papers in a crisis

The three major media Chosun, JoongAng, DongA is currently in a crisis which they courted on their own. During the President’s fallacies, the three media company’s actions of distortion covering up the truth has been disclosed to the major people which created movements to cancel their subscriptions to the papers. Along the movement, people are…

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President flips his words of apologies in 5 days

이 대통령, 닷새만에 ‘아침이슬’ 잊었다 – 오마이뉴스 After another pretending show of apologies, President Lee changes his words after only 5 days. 5 days ago the President started his public apologies to the people like this: “Dear citizens, On 6/10 night, when the KwangHwaMoon was bright with lighted candles, I was at the hill behind…

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News today from Korea(20080611)

Another day with another sigh. Guide document from “Ministry of public administration and security” for yesterday’s protest: Ask for cooperation from Farmers/Fishermans/Environmental party’s not to come to Seoul, cooperate with korcham to let corporates control their workers not to come to Seoul, let officeholders not participate in the protest. It is told that these kind…

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Today’s picture from Korea (20080610)

  [I’ve very sorry, i’ve lost the source link. If anyone knows the origin, please let me know] Hundreds of thousands of candles of hope. How could any President ignore this, blame this in a country of democracy? The cabinet has submitted their resignation, but the President says nothing useful. Still no appologies or any…

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Police blocks the road with container boxes

Today(6/10) is the anniversary of the June civil uprising of ‘87 which led our country to the first democratic elections. The people’s anger against the Presidents extreme dictatorship, distortions and massacres, created an uprise leading people to fight the president’s pet military which in turn resulted in a civil victory. Today, to follow and commemorate…

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100 days of ignoring the Korean people

It has been raining since yesterday in Korea. It was the 100 day mark since the new government started. Rain didn’t stop the protest against the government. The people even protested in front of the police department denouncing their act of unnecessary brutal force. Here ar some facts: The police head quotes “water bombs are…

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More bloodshed in Korea while the President smiles and waves his hand

While thousands of people peacefully protests with bloodshed, the President enters the country waving his hand as if nothing has happened being proud of what he thinks he has achieved from China. (pictures, pictures) More civilians are being bashed by the water sprinkler and the police’s combat boots and metal shields. Over 200 people has…

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