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Park Chung-hee Haiku

“Sure, this cell’s dank, but

Damn, this economy’s hot!”

Says jailed student.

Today is the 57th anniversary of Park Chung-hee’s coup.

It was weird going into certain South Korean museums, because there was always a noticeable gap in the political history spanning from the end of the Korean War until the Nineties. 91 more words

PLANNING AND SETTING GOALS: LEARNING FROM SOUTH KOREA’S GENERAL PARK

Have you ever wondered about the importance of planning and setting goals? Well today post would show the importance with the example of the 5 years plan of one of the leaders of South Korea created which was abided to, in return aided development of South Korea. 427 more words

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How (Not) to Kill Kim Jong Un

The history of failed attempts on the lives of Pyongyang’s leaders shows if you come for the Kims, you better not miss.

Adam Rawnsley writes: The two dozen commandos trained to kill North Korean dictator Kim Il Sung on a remote island off the coast of South Korea never made it to Pyongyang. 1,095 more words

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