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Discrimination of Shincheonji members during the Covid-19 pandemic

Looking for scapegoats is historically common in times of epidemics. Unsurprisingly, during the 2020 Covid-19 pandemic, unpopular religious minorities around the world have found themselves accused of spreading the virus through their activities. South Korea provides a vivid example of how public health emergencies can increase the risks for religious groups.  The discrimination faced by… Continue reading Discrimination of Shincheonji members during the Covid-19 pandemic