July 02, 2020

How sensationalizing Kim Jong Un clouds the real reason he can maintain his rule
Focus on the North Korean leader as a person detracts from the structures that keep the Kim family in power

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In April, Kim Jong Un died and the North Korean regime was bound to collapse. At least, that was the message you got if you happened to scroll through social media or turn on the national news.