RICHMOND, Va. — A bill requiring textbooks used by Virginia students to note that the Sea of Japan is also known as the East Sea is headed to Gov. 113 more words
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There’s a reason the nuns in Queens had me and my classmates read Anne Frank’s “The Diary of a Young Girl” several times — the same reason that’s made the book required reading around the globe. 801 more words
(CNN) — North Korea launched four short-range missiles into the East Sea, the South Korean Defense Ministry said Thursday.
The ministry said it would provide more details at a news conference later. 139 more words
Recently certain Korean American groups have begun lobbying for state legislation requiring public school textbooks to explain that the “Sea of Japan” is also called the “East Sea.” Japan prefers and uses the former, while South Korea the latter. 1,123 more words
Statue of Lý Thái Tổ beside the Hoàn Kiếm Lake in Hanoi
By CHRIS BRUMMITT Associated Press
Anti-China protesters hoping to lay wreaths at a famous statue in the Vietnamese capital on Sunday were obstructed by an unusual sight of ballroom dancers and an energetic aerobics class held to a thumping sound system. 814 more words
The future does not look bright for Sparkling South Korea, despite what the propaganda machine is churning out.
Korea’s economy, the “Miracle on the Han”, which lifted one of the poorest nations on Earth into the G20, was built on two things: blatant intellectual property theft/plagiarism, and foreign aid (including things like reparations money that was supposed to be sent to comfort women). 797 more words