October 19, 2019
Is revolution possible in North Korea?
A study of popular uprisings offers some insights into how Kim Jong Un could fall
Since the beginning of North Korean history, a significant portion of Korea watchers have been waiting patiently for a revolution to happen in Pyongyang. The number of people making predictions has increased or decreased according to the changing political landscape: in the early 1990s, for example, it was a view held by a majority that North Korea was ripe for a massive, perhaps violent,