Korea news blackout over country's racism charge

South Korea has been challenged by the United Nations (UN) under the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination in a case involving the country's compulsory repeat testing of foreign English teachers for AIDS.

And according to South Korean citizen journalism website Ohmy News  International not one mainstream news source in South Korea has reported  this event.

The investigative news blog Gusts of Popular Feeling based in Seoul has posted both the press release on this action, along with a translation in Korean. Here is the English version (click on images to enlarge):









1 Response to "Korea news blackout over country's racism charge"


Sun, 12/30/2012 - 04:31
<p>Racism and the growing division between races is a problem that affects all of us. It is based on a belief that abilities can be attributed to people on the basis of their race and that some racial groups are superior to others. This makes what has happened in Korea so alarming.</p>