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Shim Jae Hoon

South Korea

Shim Jae Hoon is a Seoul-based journalist and commentator writing for a variety of international publications including YaleGlobal Online, The Straits Times of Singapore, The Taipei Times and Korea Herald. He was a correspondent for Far Eastern Economic Review in Seoul, Taipei and Jakarta. Close.

Shim Jae Hoon

South Korea

Shim Jae Hoon is a Seoul-based journalist and commentator writing for a variety of international publications including YaleGlobal Online, The Straits Times of Singapore, The Taipei Times and Korea Herald. more »

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December 16, 2006 1:00 PM

Equality = Industralization + Education

Seoul, South Korea - In South Korea women are moving into positions of influence in culture, politics, and business. The Prime Minister is woman; the leader of the country's biggest opposition party is woman; there are a dozen members of the central parliament who are women. Korea will also soon have a female union leader if the current male leaders don't successfully restrain unruly workers.

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