Is no news good news in North Korea?

Is no news good news in North Korea?

Every week we ask a North Korean your questions, giving you the chance to learn more about the country we know so little about. This week June Lee in the U.S. asks: In North Korea, is there any…

February 26th, 2015
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'The Interview' from a North Korean's perspective

'The Interview' from a North Korean's perspective

Every week we ask a North Korean your questions, giving you the chance to learn more about the country we know so little about. This week Anaya from the USA asks: Given the recent release of The…

February 18th, 2015
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The roles of women in North Korea

The roles of women in North Korea

Every week we ask a North Korean your questions, giving you the chance to learn more about the country we know so little about. This week Shuang Lin in China asks: Generally, do you feel that …

February 11th, 2015
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Studying a foreign language you may never use

Studying a foreign language you may never use

Every week we ask a North Korean your questions, giving you the chance to learn more about the country we know so little about. This week Kristo from Estonia asks: In the USSR, behind the Iron …

February 4th, 2015
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Are there gay people in North Korea?

Are there gay people in North Korea?

Every week we ask a North Korean your questions, giving you the chance to learn more about the country we know so little about. This week Michael from Phnom Penh asks: I'm just curious as to gay…

January 29th, 2015
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Why defectors change their stories

Why defectors change their stories

Every week we ask a North Korean your questions, giving you the chance to learn more about the country we know so little about. This week our question is: Why do North Korean defectors such as S…

January 21st, 2015
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How do North Koreans spend days off?

How do North Koreans spend days off?

Every week we ask a North Korean your questions, giving you the chance to learn more about the country we know so little about. This week Silvio from Brazil asks: I would like to ask a North Ko…

January 16th, 2015
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Defection and the trouble with freedom

Defection and the trouble with freedom

Every week we ask a North Korean your questions, giving you the chance to learn more about the country we know so little about. This week Gabrielle Fostanes of the U.S. asks: I would like to kno…

January 8th, 2015
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Bright lights, not human rights: Why North Koreans envy their neighbors

Bright lights, not human rights: Why North Koreans envy their neighbors

Every week we ask a North Korean your questions, giving you the chance to learn more about the country we know so little about. This week Chris M. in the USA asks: What do people in remote areas…

December 16th, 2014
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Defector: Why balloons stand no chance of changing North Korea

Defector: Why balloons stand no chance of changing North Korea

Every week we ask a North Korean your questions, giving you the chance to learn more about the country we know so little about. This week Robert Lawson in Canada asks: When you lived in North Ko…

December 2nd, 2014
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How the famine helped improve our choices in North Korea

How the famine helped improve our choices in North Korea

Every week we ask a North Korean your questions, giving you the chance to learn more about the country we know so little about. This week Lachlan in Australia asks: Where do North Koreans normal…

November 24th, 2014
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How to get whatever you want in North Korea

How to get whatever you want in North Korea

Every week we ask a North Korean your questions, giving you the chance to learn more about the country we know so little about. This week Peter Kim in the U.S. asks: What kind of products ar…

November 13th, 2014
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News and newsworthiness in N. Korea: Why it doesn't exist

News and newsworthiness in N. Korea: Why it doesn't exist

Every week we ask a North Korean your questions, giving you the chance to learn more about the country we know so little about. This week June Lee in the U.S. asks: What are the main sources of …

November 3rd, 2014
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Ask a North Korean: Meet Kim Yoo-sung, son of a fugitive

Ask a North Korean: Meet Kim Yoo-sung, son of a fugitive

Welcome back to the NK News feature, “Ask a North Korean!” Our feature that gives readers an opportunity to send in questions to North Koreans is back – after a brief hiatus – with two n…

October 31st, 2014
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How foreign movies changed my life in North Korea

How foreign movies changed my life in North Korea

Every week we ask a North Korean your questions, giving you the chance to learn more about the country we know so little about. This week Joshua Smith in the U.S. asks: I saw Hyuna's “Change…

October 22nd, 2014
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