• Culture
  • Corporal Punishment in Korean Schools


    First day back at school after summer vacation and I’ve already seen 5 students getting hit by their teachers.. Obviously a great start to the semester. I half-jokingly wrote this status on my Facebook a few days ago, somewhat recklessly. I’ve been living in Korea for six months so I suppose I’m a bit used […]

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  • Same Love


    Today is a beautiful day in America DOMA – the Defense of Marriage Act – was ruled unconstitutional by the Supreme Court, meaning that gay marriages are now recognized by the federal government. This also means (via a lot of technical, political jargon I’m not completely understanding) that Prop 8 will be overturned as well, […]