07 February 2017
Around 400,000 people took to the streets of Seoul, the capital of South Korea, last Saturday to demand the immediate resignation of president Park Geun-hye.
10 January 2017
Around 600,000 people took to the streets of Seoul, the capital of South Korea, last Saturday to demand the immediate resignation of President Park Geun-hye. Protests have been rocking the country for 11 consecutive weeks—including the five weeks since parliament voted for Park’s impeachment.
03 January 2017
South Korea’s ruling class may sacrifice the president to save the regime, says Workers’ Solidarity
28 December 2016
Around 700,000 people took to the streets of South Korea last Saturday, Christmas Eve. It was the third mass protest after the parliamentary vote to impeach president Park Geun-hye.
20 December 2016
For the past eight weeks mass protests have rocked South Korea demanding the resignation of the president Park Geun-hye. The protests continue and many people will not accept half measures.
13 December 2016
The South Korean parliament voted to impeach president Park Geun-hye last Friday after weeks of protests and strikes. But workers are not stopping there, writes Workers’ Solidarity
06 December 2016
Protests demanding South Korea’s president resigns are deepening, writes Workers’ Solidarity
GALLERY - New images from the mass protests on the streets of South Korea
06 December 2016
Protests demanding the resignation of president Park Geun-Hye have spread
29 November 2016
In a sign of the growing pressure on South Korean president Park Geun-hye to resign, she announced that MPs would decide her fate on Tuesday.
22 November 2016
Workers are central to a movement that could bring down the president, writes Workers’ Solidarity
GALLERY - South Korean protests demand president Park Geun-hye's resignation
15 November 2016
South Korean protests demand president Park Geun-hye's resignation
15 November 2016
Protest movement is causing a deep crisis for South Korea’s ruling class, writes?Workers’ Solidarity
08 November 2016
The movement demanding the resignation of South Korean president Park Geun-hye reached new heights last Saturday.
01 November 2016
Tens of thousands of people took to the streets of South Korea’s capital Seoul last Saturday to demand the resignation of President Park Geun-hye.
26 July 2016
A recent dispute over islands in the South China Sea is a sign of how imperialist tensions between the US and China could set the region ablaze, writes Dave Sewell
01 December 2015
Trade union activists facing a brutal crackdown urgently need solidarity, writes Jong-hwan Kim
28 April 2015
Some 270,000 workers in South Korea took part in a one-day general strike on Friday of last week.
07 January 2014
Up to 100,000 rail workers in South Korea struck for three weeks last month against government plans for running a new bullet train service.
05 April 2013
North Korea recently issued a “No.1 combat readiness alert” announcing that the “North and South are at war”. Leader Kim Jong-un also put his strategic missile units on standby for launch.
25 November 2011
Protesters demonstrated near the Egyptian embassy in Seoul, South Korea today in solidarity with protesters in Tahrir Square. Around 50 came to show their support, including Egyptians living in Korea.