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Election shows right wing out of touch with Korean public

After Park Geun-hye, the conservative president of South Korea, was impeached at the end of 2016, public opinion started to polarize. After the impeachment, the left-leaning politician Moon Jae-in won the 2017 presidential election. But some radicalized right-wingers persistently claimed Park’s innocence, organizing demonstrations to oust Moon. And conservative parties denounced Moon’s regime, claiming that […]