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Politician Pyo Chang Won suspended for nude painting of President Park Geun Hye

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Politician Pyo Chang Won of The Minjoo Party of Korea is suspended for opening a gallery show featuring a nude painting of President Park Geun Hye


Recently, a gallery show took place where satirical artwork depicting President Park and Choi Soon Sil was displayed. He displayed a nude painting of President Park under the title "Dirty Sleep," it is a parody of Edouard Manet's famous painting "Olympia." The event became controversial and was ultimately sent to the judge and 9 members of Korea Communications Standards Commission for review.


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The final ruling gave a 6-month suspension for politician Pyo Chang Won, who took responsibility for the event. Later, Pyo Chang Won shared a letter of apology via Facebook and stated that he wanted to protect the freedom of expression. He also expressed his willingness to accept his penalty. 




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    alphabeta91 22 days ago

    LMFAO! omg! is he for real! this made my day!

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    lovehoney234 22 days ago

    Niceu you go man(?)

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    BigBlueagain 22 days ago

    Evidently freedom of speech is a foreign concept there. (smh)

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    krell BigBlueagain 21 days ago

    In particular, NO SEWOL JOKES allowed!

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    thefabcat92 22 days ago

    he's a politician now? i thought he's a criminal analyst or something like that

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    Ryen thefabcat92 22 days ago

    He is a criminal profiler who went into politics. He was elected to the National Assembly last year.

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    KMetzger 22 days ago

    When you realize that the ultimate kdrama is the Korean government itself.

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    DZico 22 days ago

    freedom of expression DOES NOT MEAN YOU WOULD NOT BE ACCOUNTED FOR YOUR ACTIONS .

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    DZico 22 days ago

    they should deport him into N.korea then he will know that he fucked up .

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    DZico 22 days ago

    even if you don't agree to the president of your country , if you insult him/her in this way then you are insulting the country president , and you should be treated as traitor of the country and get jailed not just suspended .

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    BigBlueagain DZico 22 days ago

    That's not freedom of speech/expression. That's just the opposite, It's oppression and you sound like you already live in N.Korea with this crap.

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    NoahL 22 days ago

    Six months suspension for scoring points with the public. Worth It.

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    NoonaVip 22 days ago

    Love for art gone wrong 😂😂

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