School Harassment: Emmanuel Macron Announces New Measurements
The Head of State has announced this Thursday a series of measures against school harassment, a scourge that affects nearly one in ten pupils. Victim Assistance Application, Strengthening parental control, multiplication of listening places: the executive reacted after several cases that marked the opinion. After the suicide of the Dinah College, 14 years old and victim of harassment, expectations were strong on the side of parents.
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In recent months, it's hard to miss than Squid Game that has become a real global phenomenon. If the South Korean success series was viewed by more than 111 million people from the first days of its exit on Netflix , it is not accessible in some parts of the world. A North Korean high school student went so far as to smuggish into his country illegal copies of the survival drama in order to view it. The Media Free Radio Asia reveals this Tuesday, November 23, that the young man would have been sentenced to death for the series and selling it to other students. The report indicates that the authorities of the Province of Hamgyong surprised high school students watching Squid Game and immediately realized that it was a traffic.
Hellbound (Netflix): Where have you ever seen the actors of the new Korean phenomenon series after Squid Game?
© Netflix Hellbound (Netflix): Where have you ever seen the actors of the new Korean phenomenon series after Squid Game? Hellbound, the new NETFLIX event series from South Korea, arrives this Friday, November 19. And for the regulars of Korean productions, some faces should not be unknown to you. Since the success as massive aspans of Squid Game , the survival series that will be entitled to a second season , the South Korean productions of Netflix are expected as the Messiah.
Minor sentenced to heavy penalties
The program has been smuggled into North Korea from China via the use of a USB key. Although fiction is not available in the middle empire, it remains popular with piracy sites, specifies Indie Wire . The smuggler risks the death penalty while its customers would be punishable by a prison sentence. "A student who bought a USB key [containing the series] was sentenced to life imprisonment, while six others who watched [the show] were sentenced to five years of forced labor, and teachers and members of the school staff have been dismissed and may be sent to work in isolated mines. , Details the official document.
The Reactionary Thought Elimination Act
The arrest of the seven students marks the first sentence of miners following the promulgation, in 2020, of the law on "the elimination of reactionary thought and culture", Stresses Variety . The legislation provides for the maximum sentence for looked, kept or distributed content from capitalist countries, particularly South Korea and the United States. In April, a man was executed publicly after sold hard drives and CDs with South Korean content, "says Indiewire.
Music, Series, Cinema: Why Korean culture invades the world
© Frazer Harrison / Getty Images North America / AFP With its recent television and cinematographic successes, "Squid Games", "Parasite" and "Hell Band", Korean culture overlooks the world. The BTS group was also crowned at the beginning of the week by the famous American Music Awards as a musical artist of the year. This phenomenon is called Hallyu, translate "Korean wave".
"The government takes this incident very seriously, saying that student education was neglected. The Central Committee returned the director of the school, their secretary to the youth and their principal professor, "said RFA close to the police. According to one inhabitant, a general search was organized by the authorities to find other smugglers. "The inhabitants are terrified because they know they will be severely punished [for similar acts]," unveiled another source. Among the group of arrested students, one of them could avoid his sentence. According to the same source, a rich relative of one of the high school students would have bribed the police with the sum of $ 3,000. The Free Asia radio reports that Beijing also wants to take action against illegal streaming. The media announces that in mid-October Squid Game had been hacked about 60 streaming sites in China, according to Jang Ha-Sung the South Korean ambassador in China.
Fusillade in a high school in the United States: the parents of the plugged shooter for involuntary homicides .
© Scott Olson / AFP A memorial outside the Oxford High School, in Michigan, Friday, December 3, 2021. Parents Teen who opened fire in a Northern High School of the United States were charged with involuntary homicides, Friday, December 3rd. The shooting had made four dead and wounded six people, including a teacher, Tuesday, November 30, 2021.