October 16, 2019
The perils and pitfalls of North Korean opinion polls
A recent survey of in-country views on the nuclear program must be taken with a pinch of salt
Last month, the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) published a report that, among other things, tells us what North Koreans think about their nuclear weapons program. The report is based on a survey conducted inside the DPRK, with fifty regular people asked their opinions on the country’s nuke development. Their responses, the report says, were overwhelmingly critical of