The #MeToo movement claimed its biggest scalp in South Korea following the resignation of a prominent progressive politician. A day after he was accused of rape by his secretary, Ahn Hee-jung, governor of South Chungcheong province and one-time presidential hopeful, admitted wrongdoing (paywall) and announced his resignation in a Facebook post today (March 6).
Name: Ahn Hee-jung
Country: South Korea
Company: South Chungcheong province
Announcement Date: March 05, 2018, 11:00pm
Resignation Date: March 05, 2018, 11:00pm