In contrast, the United States has a longer history regarding civil right movements than Republic of Korea does. For instance, NAACP member Rosa Parks refuses to give up her seat at the front of the "colored section" o...
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...om. People have freedom of speech, creed, education and etc. However, the United States covers equity among races while South Korea does not because the nation is consisted of almost one ethnic group. In the second place, in Republic of Korea, the concept of the civil right has not existed for a long period and Korean people got to have individual freedom at the later time than American people did. On the other hand, the concept of civil rights has been established relatively more clearly in the United States and there are some kinds of civil right movements that rarely happen in South Korea such as racial discrimination issues. There are some gaps in the degrees of the legal punishment for crimes that violate someone 's rights between South Korea and the United States. For these reasons, both of the laws of the two countries have more differences than similarities.
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