The revolution was televised

Still a bit to go from the Yoon Yong poems.  The revolution was televised   …The protest to impeach Park Geun-hye on those cold December nights when the people cupped LED candles for “moral warmth”   & made Gyeongbokgung resemble a map of the observable universe circumscribed with its own light   —it was then I [...]

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the morning after the impeachment of President Park

more so even than the political implications, which are nothing to shrug about, i am extremely proud of the youth of Korea, who undertook the daunting task of ousting a president, for forging ahead with sundering themselves from the generation that has coddled them into acquiescence. Korean Millennials have a tough time foraging an identity [...]