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New human rights commissioner has history of homophobia

South Korea has appointed another chairman with decidedly anti-LGBT beliefs to the National Human Rights Commission of Korea.

I reported last year on the appointment of Pastor Choi E-woo, who faced calls of resignation due to his past inflammatory remarks in relation to LGBT individuals. Unfortunately, Pastor Choi, who continues in his role as a non-permanent executive board member, is now joined by the equally misinformed Lee Sung-ho. 

Queer Links from the Week: LGBT Anti-Discrimination Law, Transgender Prostitution in Namsan, and More

Stories of Seoul: Amber

The second video in the Stories of Seoul series is quite the tear jerker. Bring out the tissues...

 
The other day I had a conversation with a Korean university friend and he mentioned that he would be afraid to go to Itaewon because of transgender people. Hopefully watching this video will enlighten him a bit?
 

Queer Films at the International Women's Film Festival in Seoul Schedule


The English website for the International Women's Film Festival in Seoul (IWFFIS) is up, so I thought I'd help my readers out a bit and post the times and dates for the films in their Queer Rainbow: QueerxFeminism section.

5/24 Friday at 20:30- Breaking the Girls and Quiet

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