April 08, 2020

Northern Wind: Thae Yong-ho’s ambitions could transform South Korean politics
Convincing the former diplomat to run for office is a win for the opposition, but also raises more fundamental questions
Views expressed in Opinion articles are exclusively the authors’ own and do not represent those of NK News. With the general election less than two months away, everyone in South Korean politics is jockeying for the most valuable commodity in modern politics: attention. In Seoul, where true primaries are rare and party elites hold disproportionate sway in deciding nominations, the months