Haeryun Kang is the creative director of MediaOri, a media incubator in Seoul. Her most recent short film is "Jinwon's Naitae."
Just five days before Christmas, without informing anyone in the political organizations she had founded and was still running, South Korean feminist icon Shin Ji-ye announced that she had joined the presidential campaign of Yoon Suk-yeol, the presidential candidate for the main opposition conservative party. "How in the world?" asked everyone who knew her.