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Revelations by School Bullying Victims Rattle K-pop Industry

Revelations by School Bullying Victims Rattle K-pop Industry

SEOUL, May 29 (Korea Bizwire) — Three rising K-pop stars and their agencies have recently gotten into trouble following revelations that the stars bullied classmates in their school years. They are Yoo Young-hyun, member of the popular indie band Jannabi, singer Hyolyn from the now-disbanded girl group Sistar and Yoon Seo-bin, once the front-runner of [...]

Seoul Turns to Design to Prevent School Violence

Seoul Turns to Design to Prevent School Violence

SEOUL, April 18 (Korea Bizwire) – The Seoul Metropolitan Government will tap into the ‘design for good’ concept in its attempt to bring about social change, in particular curbing increasingly pervasive school bullying. After research into the factors behind school bullying, the city decided to launch what it calls “The Preventive Design to Build Violence-free [...]