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Opinion

South Korean voters must reject politics of division in election

Despite new electoral system, parties are playing to their bases

| South Korea
Election posters of candidates in Seoul, pictured on Apr. 3: the parties are sending out messages that only remind voters of the merit of being a member of a political tribe. (Photo by Yosuke Onchi)

Kwang-Il Yoon is an associate professor of political science and international relations at Sookmyung Women's University.

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