“Comfort Women of the Empire” by Professor Park Yu-ha in ENGLISH

Well, the title is misleading.. Sorry, it’s just a summary. But, anyone who is interested in the issue should read her book. I’m not saying she is 100% right though.

“Comfort Women of the Empire” by Park Yu-ha 朴裕河

The following is a summary English translation of a book titled “Comfort Women of the Empire” by Professor Park Yuha of Sejong University in South Korea.

The original book in Korean was banned in South Korea, but it has been published in Japan:

By the way, you may wonder; “Wait, isn’t South Korea a free democratic country?”

Freedom House ranks South Korea as:

PRESS FREEDOM STATUS: Partly Free

I explained about it before – “South Korea’s Limited Freedom of Speech and Five Laws

She also talks about the South Korean politics and “decades of brainwashing by successive governments.”

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[IHO] Final concludion on East Sea and Sea of Japan controversy

There seems to be some confusion regarding East Sea/Sea of Japan issue and IHO’s decision, especially because only Korean media and ROK gov’t are making the fuss over it.

So, a few people have contacted the ministry of foreign affairs and asked what exactly happened. The information [in Japanese] was verified by independent sources.

So, taking that under consideration, here is what I think happened.

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