A high-ranking official at S. Korea's foreign ministry told a group of journalists, "Women are inferior." He's just two levels below the minister, a woman.
There’s nothing wrong with who I am. But somehow, my personality became a problem when I started dating men in South Korea at the age of 20.
Seoul's subway system is known for its convenience and cleanliness, but female passengers experience harassment on a daily basis. Here is a personal tale.
Each woman belongs to herself, and strangers do not owe you English lessons, cultural consultations, or small talk. Any person you approach needs to be respected, even if they do not respond as you would wish.
A South Korean feminist website takes advantage of the country’s forte in telecommunications and satiric humour to combat misogyny.
With my blue eyes, boyish face, and pale skin, nobody would ever mistake me for an actual South Korean woman. But the ajumma spirit now lives inside me.
There is a great deal of talk in South Korea about men's sexual performance or "jeongnyeok." But there is very little talk of women's desire or sexual agency.