A Korean YouTube star and social media influencer is going through a possible felony investigation over allegations made by Korean Air flight attendants who’ve accused the girl of sexual commodification by showing in a raunchy lookbook-style video that includes flight attendant uniforms.
The controversial eight-minute video has brought about a neighborhood uproar after the YouTuber appeared in skimpy underwear earlier than placing on two uniforms that look uncannily like Korean Air flight attendant uniforms.
The union submitted a file of proof at Gangnam police station in Seoul in response to the Yonhap news agency. Flight attendants have requested police to carry defamation prices in opposition to the YouTuber, alleging she is reinforcing sexual stereotypes about flight attendants.
The video allegedly reveals the girl “participating in obscene acts with flight attendant uniforms on” which may additionally appeal to separate sexual offence prices by police.
Local media have recommended that the girl wished to draw consideration by sporting flight attendant uniforms as a part of a publicity marketing campaign to promote intercourse toys.
The YouTuber has defended the video and claims that though the garments she wore seemed just like flight attendant uniforms, they weren’t official uniforms and differed in each design and material to the true uniforms worn by flight attendants.
The official labor union for Korean Air flight attendants says the airline is finishing up is personal authorized assessment and may additionally carry authorized proceedings in opposition to the YouTuber.
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