In mainstream South Korea, Hong Seok-cheon is often seen as the "only gay in the village." Justin Lim, who passed away last week, was an unsung inspiration.
Foreigners banned from rallies; humor and satire at rallies; people have low opinions of their jobs; mounting opinions in favor of conscientious objectors.
“Diego” could easily pass for one of many South Korean tourists who flock to Paris for food, shopping, and that legendary ‘je ne sais quoi’ appeal of the French capital. He is actually among a rare few: South Korean asylum seekers who demand protection from foreign governments because of persecution back home.