Remembering Sewol UK


October 2015

The Deep Fissure | Amnesty International

Amnesty International Germany’s 92nd report on human rights in South Korea includes the following article written by Hans Buchner, Coordinator for South Korea.

The original text and Korean translation are available at Sewol Berlin blog.


The Deep Fissure

The MV Sewol sank in April 2014. Three-hundred and four passengers – most of them adolescents –  died. Nine of the victims remain missing.

The disaster has profoundly changed South Korean society.

A deep fissure has suddenly appeared in the shiny surface of the economic power; negligence and corruption, reaching far beyond this particular incident, have become apparent.

Continue reading “The Deep Fissure | Amnesty International”


Monthly Sewol protest in Berlin, Germany on 17 October 2015

17. 10. 2015 SEWOL BERLIN

“은비야”, a performance by Oh So Young

Meet every 3rd Saturday at 2PM at Brandenburger Tor in Berlin!

Source: 17. 10. 2015 SEWOL BERLIN

18th ‘Stay Put’ Sewol Silent Protest in London

Photos from 17th ‘Stay Put’ Sewol silent protest in London on 19 September 2015

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