April 09, 2020

In South Korea, the McCarthyist Zombie Lives
...And that zombie feeds on 'jongpuks', aka progressive politicians labelled as 'pro-North Koreans' by South Korean conservatives
A version of this article was first published at SINO-NK.com, an online magazine with a China-North Korea focus. Illustration by NK NEWS illustrator Cammy Smithwick.Although it has been 60 years since the end of the Korean War and more than two decades since the Berlin Wall fell, many elements of Korean politics and society still reflect the Cold War period.Korea’s Berlin Wall, the