김종대 정욱식의 진짜 안보 Podcast

Name of Podcast:김종대 정욱식의 진짜 안보 (Jongdae Kim and Wooksik Jeong’s Real Security) (Phonetic: Gimjongdae jeonguksikui jinjja anbo)

What topics are covered: The national security policies of former presidents in South Korea, the examples of the other countries, proper policies for S. Korea, and recent news from North Korea.

Why is it good to listen? National security in every country is highly important. South Korea, which has not finished the war with the North, considers national security is the most crucial matter, and that is where South Korea spends a great part of tax money. This podcast will help the listeners to understand the relationship between two Koreas and what they expect in the future.

This Korean podcast can be found on iTunes here.

How often are the podcasts updated? This podcast is updated weekly.

Length of the podcasts: Two podcasts are uploaded a day. Each episode is about 40 minutes long.

Description: The value of national security has been used as the tool for maintaining the vested rights of the military and politicians. At times, some people feel that it did not take its true part in protecting the people of South Korea but threatens them. The hosts, Kim and Jeong, point out that now the true security plan that is aiming at the value of peace is needed.

The hosts get references from the journalists and the former Minister of Unification. The Korean vocabulary and the governmental concepts may be academic and difficult for some listeners.

Summary: Discussion and analysis on national security of South Korea in Korean.