Your chance to ask questions to North Koreans about life growing up in the DPRK
Most eat simple Korean fare, but restaurants have also exploded in popularity among those who can afford to eat out
Schools only briefly cover astronomy, and most people are too focused on surviving to care about speculative science
The state views mental illness as an ideological problem, and North Koreans lack access to therapy and medical treatment
North Koreans are taught that Japan is the sworn enemy of the Korean people.
"It's foolish to keep suggesting that North Korea seriously intends to denuclearize."
“North Korea draws parallels between the kings of the past and the Kims of the present.”
“Nobody honestly thinks North Korea is the best country in the world. If you live in poverty, how could you?”
“North Korean workers are eager to go to Russia. In North Korea, they’d be working all year long for meager wages.”
“Let alone mosques, there aren’t really any churches, monasteries or temples in North Korea.”
“Smugglers from Hyesan are so good at swimming that they could probably win gold in the Olympics”
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