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South Korea Has COVID-19 Under Control Despite Homophobia

About a week ago, I woke up to a number of messages from my foreign acquaintances in both my personal and professional inboxes. Are Korean gays okay? Am I, being a queer person in Korea, okay? I instantly knew what that was about, but I was still puzzled. Why are they more concerned than I? When I opened the messages, I found links from Western news outlets. UK news outlet The Guardian wrote about "high level of deeply entrenched homophobic attitudes in the conservative society" of South Korea. I found that interesting because nowhere did I see anything about high…
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