Chaewon Chung

Chaewon Chung

Columbia Fellow

Chaewon is a multimedia journalist with Coda Story. She graduated with a Master’s in journalism from Columbia Journalism School and has also reported with SCMP, BUST, Korea Exposé, and others.

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North Korea prepares to drop propaganda leaflets in South Korea, raising tensions
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How K-pop information warfare outmaneuvered the far right
Authoritarian Tech
Zoom caves to Beijing
War on Science
The TV hosts spreading bizarre Covid-19 theories around the world
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Pro-Beijing trolls target Hong Kong
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Conspiracy theories fly decades after South Korean pro-democracy massacre
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‘A political virus’: China’s aid diplomacy and crackdown on Hong Kong protests
Authoritarian Tech
Cambodian prime minister unleashes social media crackdown to seal grip on country
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Chinese citizens fight coronavirus censorship with emojis and ancient languages
War on Science
The shadowy cult at the center of South Korea’s coronavirus outbreak