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Muse-gate: Is Jonghyun a misogynist? No, probably not.

SHINee’s Jonghyun sparked some controversy and debate with a remark he made about women on his MBC radio show Blue Night while talking to Nine, the lead singer of indie band Dear Cloud a couple of weeks ago.

The outrage which only really emerged yesterday surrounded Jonghyun’s assertion…

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7 reasons why allkpop’s Caitlyn Jenner article is offensive and unnecessary

NOTE: As this article refers to a website Beyond Hallyu has long boycotted, no links to the article mentioned will be included.

Caitlyn Jenner’s recently unveiled gender transition has been widely hailed as a great opportunity to improve the dialogue in society surrounding transgender issues. While as a very…

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Seoul Police ban upcoming Korean Pride Parade

The future of this year’s Pride in Seoul is looking uncertain after a notice banning the parade in the planned route was issued by Seoul Metropolitan police.

The police issued the ban on the grounds that there were too many rallies planned for the same time, including opposing anti…

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