Why are South Koreans so angry with President "Choi-gate"? Here are 4 reasons.
South Korean President Park Geun Hye
Citizen’s impression of her
Position of presidency
Lawsuits and allegations
President's close friend, Choi Soon Sil
Enwha Women University
Choi's daughter: Chung Yoo Ra
Former Dean of university
Big Business Lobby Group (>50 companies)
Jay Lee (Vice Chairman of Samsung Electronics)
Hyundai Motor Co.
: Leaning on Big Business
$70 million that Choi raised for two foundations from the big business lobby group representing more than 50 of South Korea’s biggest companies
: Questions about the appointment of former ambassador to Vietnam
Unusual appointment of
(a private citizen), a businessman turned consultant based in Vietnam, who had never held any position in the government but was suddenly appointed South Korea’s ambassador there in 2013.
: Bending rules in university admissions
: The "Missing 7 hours"
The Guardian's summary of Julian Assange's interview went viral and was completely false
Donald Triumph and Republicans
Ben Jacobs (Writer of the Article)
(Italian daily la Repubblica who conducted the interview with Assange)
How Singapore's military vehicles became Beijing's diplomatic weapon
Taiwan Military & Government
Lin Chong Pin (Former Deputy Defence Minister)
Chang Hsien Yao (Former Deputy Head of Taiwan's Mainland Affair Council)
To continue partnership with SG military
How to achieve full independence from China
Singapore Government - Vivian B.
Lee Hsien Loong
Maintained sovereignty as well as diplomatic ties & military alliances
Risk of lack of military intelligence
ST Kinetucs & Partners
Business partnerships with US
Risk of leak of technology secrets
Jin Yuan (Major General)
SG not showing deference (respect) to China
Taiwan’s refusal to accept ‘One-China’ policy
Gain intelligence advantage, exploitation
Media, from all sides
Convince audience to support their country’s actions
Committee green-lights same-sex marriage draft
Ministry of Education
:red_flag: How do schools educate people about family?
China is a parent of Taiwan. Do not have control/ affected by laws from Taiwan. China has a more conventional way of looking at marriage.
Democratic Progressive Party
Yu Mei Nu
Chinese Nationalist Party
Hsu Shu Hua
Ministry of Justice
Chiu Tai San
Legislature Judiciary, Organic Laws and
AMMENDMENTS TO CIVIL CODE
Yu Mei Nu
Recognised that a marriage is an agreement between
Legislator Julian Kuo:
should be retained. But insert
both parties of a same sex marriage
Supported by Chinese Nationalist Party (KMT) Legislator
Hsu Shu Hua
Kuo's motion was passed.
AMMENDMENTS TO ADOPTION REGULATION OF CIVIL CODE