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The President's Last Bang (그때 그사람들) - ★★★★☆

The date is October 26th, 1979 – the day of ‘strongman’ Park Chung-hee’s assassination. Following almost 18 years of brutal military rule and with a growing call for democracy by Korean citizens, Park, and those in his regime, are concerned. 809 more words


Dawn's Early Light

Back at the turn of the (solar) year, Lunghu provided his customary analysis of Kim Jong-un‘s New Year’s message and its attendant media coverage.  To offer a bit of graphical balance in the composition of that post, he included an image from ROK President… 1,193 more words

Mountains and Seas of Gold: 2015's New Years Message

This first essay here on robertwinstanleychesters.com is currently in final draft format. It is the authors’ aim over the coming few days to add photographs and links to scanned pdfs of many of the historical or older texts referred to within it for the readers ease of use and further reading. 1,949 more words

Biography Of Kim Jong-suk

How the Singapore, South Korea and Malaysia became a successful countries in Asia?

It’s about that, Singapore, South Korea and Malaysia become the successful stories in Asia it’s all because of its Filipino strongman, Ferdinand E. Marcos. Just like the Philippines, Marcos thought Lee Kuan Yew, Park Chung-hee, and Mahathir Mohammad on how to successfully develop the 3 Asian countries that mention. 1,399 more words


The dangerous appeal of the benevolent dictator

Two weeks ago, Alan Knott-Craig Jnr, South African entrepreneur and IT whiz, tweeted the following to his more than 12000 followers:

Young countries are like startups.

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