Tag Archives: Politics

Alien-Nation

It took me quite a while to figure out that—as a foreigner staying for more than 90 days—I need to register in order to enjoy the more fancy aspects of life in Korea (like opening a cyworld-account, soon to come…***). So … Continue reading

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Slow Road Campaign

It’s election time! Today all Korean citizens and—not only to my surprise—long-time foreign residents, too, will vote their local representatives. A new mayor in Seoul is highly improbable, though, despite former Prime Minister HAN Myeong-sook (한명숙) running for office. While she … Continue reading

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