Nari Shim

Nari Shim is a Master of Arts in Law and Diplomacy candidate at The Fletcher School, focusing on Economic Development and International Information & Communication. Previously, she worked for the South Korea-based news network CBS (Christian Broadcasting System), where she covered a diverse portfolio ranging from economics to politics.

Fletcher Forum articles by Nari Shim:


Limited Freedom of Speech: South Korea’s Slow Path to Democracy

December 20, 2012 by Nari Shim
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On December 19, South Koreans elected Park Geun-hye, the daughter of South Korea’s longest ruling dictator, as the nation’s first female president. Whether she will reverse the widespread, government-led crackdown on journalists, or follow in her father’s footsteps of political repression remains to be seen.

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