February 22, 2020

Ask A North Korean

Your chance to ask questions to North Koreans about life growing up in the DPRK

Ask a North Korean: What do N. Koreans eat that Southerners don't?

"When you fall ill in North Korea, the first thing that comes to your mind is a dish of rabbit"

Kim Yoo-sung December 6, 2016

Ask a North Korean: Do North Koreans like reading books?

"Among the books I read in North Korea, Sherlock Holmes was my favorite"

Je Son Lee November 22, 2016

Ask a North Korean: Guns and going hunting in North Korea

Hunting is rare and heavily restricted, and the most prized animal specimens go to top brass

Kim Yoo-sung November 4, 2016

Ask a North Korean: What is married life like in North Korea?

In the DPRK, who you marry is all about status - but times are changing

Je Son Lee October 31, 2016

Ask a North Korean: What do North Koreans think of life in Seoul?

"The Seoul accent is sweet enough to warm you up whenever you get to hear it"

Je Son Lee October 21, 2016

Ask a North Korean: Can outside information bring change?

"After watching drama and movies, I knew I desperately wanted to live in the world I saw"

Jinhyok Park September 13, 2016

Photo Pyongyang # 2: Former residents explain what tourists see

'Are you asking what is good about the Pyongyang tram system?,' former citizen says

JH Ahn September 2, 2016

Photo Pyongyang # 1: Former residents explain what tourists see

'No fun in waiting over 12 hours to become human propaganda letters,' former citizen says

JH Ahn September 1, 2016

Chinese cheese and Russian butter: How to eat dairy in North Korea

Do you eat dairy products such as milk, cheese and butter in North Korea, too ?

Je Son Lee August 29, 2016

Finding your significant other in North Korea

Can love overcome the songbun hierarchical system?

Kim Yoo-sung August 5, 2016
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