news on Korean ‘comfort women’

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3/7/14: NEWS: Japan will not revise sex slavery apology

http://www.arirang.co.kr/News/News_View.asp?nseq=158754&category=2

11/4/13 NEWS: Comfort Women Issue Remains Obstacle With Japan

http://www.upi.com/Top_News/Special/2013/11/04/Park-Comfort-women-issue-remains-obstacle-with-Japan/UPI-76061383590082/

10/20/13 NEWS: Korea to Japan: Time running out for ‘comfort women’ resolution

http://news.yahoo.com/korea-japan-time-running-comfort-women-resolution-130400490.html

9/28/13 NEWS: WWII Comfort Women: the pain that time cannot heal

http://au.news.yahoo.com/world/a/19145149/wwii-comfort-women-the-pain-that-time-cannot-heal/

9/2/13 NEWS: First “Comfort Women” Run Marks Suffering by Sexual Slavery Victims

http://www.northjersey.com/news/bergen/Comfort_women_run_kicks_off_in_Hackensack.html

9/2/13 NEWS: Former Comfort Women Tells Uncomforting Story

http://www.dw.de/former-comfort-woman-tells-uncomforting-story/a-17060384

7/26/13 NEWS: ‘Comfort Women’ Memorial Set Up in New York State

http://english.chosun.com/site/data/html_dir/2012/06/18/2012061800584.html

7/21/13 NEWS: Students to hold concert for ex-comfort women

http://www.koreaherald.com/view.php?ud=20130721000171

7/16/13 NEWS: Former comfort woman visits memorial in Bergen County, N.J.

http://www.koreaherald.com/view.php?ud=20130716000765

7/9/13 NEWS: Japanese nationalist protest of ‘comfort women’ sculpture fails

http://www.latimes.com/news/world/worldnow/la-fg-wn-japan-korea-comfort-women-20130709,0,920922.story

5/14/13 NEWS: Osaka Mayor Says Sex Slaves Were ‘Necessary’
http://english.chosun.com/site/data/html_dir/2013/05/14/2013051400644.html

4/22/13 NEWS: Japanese Government Protests South Korea’s ‘comfort women’ Statue Outside Seoul embassy
http://japandailypress.com/japanese-government-protests-south-koreas-comfort-women-statue-outside-seoul-embassy-2227432

3/19/13 NEWS: Misery of ‘comfort women’ depicted in Palisades Park
http://www.northjersey.com/news/Photo_exhibit_on_Korean_comfort_women_opens_in_Palisades_Park.html

3/5/13 NEWS: Former Sex Slaves Sue Japanese Rockers Over Insult
http://english.chosun.com/site/data/html_dir/2013/03/05/2013030501003.html

2/6/13 NEWS: New York Street to Be Named for World War II Sex Slaves
http://english.chosun.com/site/data/html_dir/2013/02/06/2013020601144.html

12/10/12 NEWS: What It’s Like To Be a Comfort Woman
http://www.dailylife.com.au/life-and-love/real-life/what-its-like-to-be-a-comfort-woman-20121207-2azh1.html

10/9/12 NEWS: Japan Must Stop Dodging Sex Slave Guilt, Kono Warns
http://english.chosun.com/site/data/html_dir/2012/10/09/2012100900672.html

3/6/12 NEWS: Time running out for Korean ‘comfort women’
http://edition.cnn.com/2012/03/06/world/asia/korean-comfort-women

4/24/08 NEWS: Korea’s ‘comfort women’: The Slaves’ Revolt
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/koreas-comfort-women-the-slaves-revolt-814763.html

Demands of our halmonies:

1.Admit the drafting of the Japanese military’s “comfort women”
2.Apologize officially
3.Reveal truths about the war crimes
4.Erect memorial tablets for the victims
5.Pay restitution to the victims or their families directly from the government
6.Teach the truth in public schools, so the events are never again repeated
7.Punish the war criminals

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2 responses to “news on Korean ‘comfort women’

    • I concur! Modern day slavery is growing viciously in Korea and around the world. We, as abolitionists, definitely need to take an active approach towards justice and freedom!

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