January 26, 2020

The evolution of North Korea’s ‘inminban’
Neighborhood surveillance among many facets of life changed by markets
Very few people would argue against the fact that, under Kim Il Sung, North Korea was a society where the level of control and surveillance by the state reached the unthinkable heights. Such control is exercised both in workplaces and in the neighborhood. Admittedly, things have changed a lot in the last two decades since the death of the Great Leader, Sun of the Nation and Ever-Victorious