racism

Boost the Activists in Korea; Don’t Erase Them.

Boost the Activists in Korea; Don’t Erase Them.

Photo credit: Moolrin I was glad to see people in Korea acting in support of Black Lives Matter. However, the fact that they are doing something now was not enough for some people. A couple of Seoul-based foreigners questioned why Koreans are more vocal about racism in USA than they are about the racism right here at home. They specifically brought up Yemeni refugees that sought asylum in Korea in 2018, saying they never saw protests against racism and xenophobia then. Many more Seoul-based foreigners agreed with them. I really appreciate the irony of a foreign person speaking about how…
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