Union-Led Popular Protests Push to Oust South Korean President

Han Sang-gyun

By Hyun Lee and Gregory Elich

Massive protests have rocked South Korea’s capital city of Seoul over the past month, as workers demand the ouster of President Park Geun-hye and an end to her plans for drastic, anti-worker changes to the country’s labor laws.


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