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Flowerboys and the appeal of 'soft masculinity' in South Korea
Retrieved 7 October In recent years, the combination of taboo, consumer capitalism, and gay-led gentrification the so-called "gaytrification effect" of the Itaewon area has pushed new gay commercialization outside of Itaewonwhile isolating those places remaining. In Januarysinger Holland became the first openly gay K-pop idol in South Korea to debut, releasing his song "Neverland". Archived from the original on July 25, The Military Penal Code does not make a distinction between consensual and non-consensual crimes and names consensual intercourse between homosexual adults as "reciprocal rape" Hangul:
South China Morning Post. South Gyeongsang Province is expected to enact a similar ordinance by the end of and Incheon has also promised to enact one. Homosexuality and same-sex relationships were viewed as disturbing this system and thus were perceived as "deviant" or "immoral". Since the s, Neo-Confucianism has lost a lot of influence, though still today Confucian ideas and practices significantly define South Korean culture and society. Amendments to the South Korean Constitution require a two-thirds majority in Parliament. Censorship is not uncommon, and the government has been known to block gay dating apps from app stores in Korea. Saimdang, Memoir of Colors.