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SKorea: Election of naturalized Korean brings out racism in netizens

SKorea: Election of naturalized Korean brings out racism in netizens

By Tue, Apr 17, 2012 11:40AM UTC 8 Comments SKorea: Election of naturalized Korean brings out racism in netizens

A few naturalized Koreans have run for the National Assembly in previous years, but none succeeded until this year, when Jasmine Lee was voted in. Original article in Korean is at this link. In the April 11th general election, 35-year-old Filipina Jasmine Lee, a marriage immigrant, was elected from the Saenuri Party. In the wake...