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Amateurs can participate in Pyongyang marathon for first time

Amateurs can participate in Pyongyang marathon for first time

Previous marathons only open to professional marathon runners

Amateurs can participate in Pyongyang marathon for first time
Oliver Hotham
Oliver Hotham December 10, 2013
NK Media Watch – Nov 27 to Dec 3

NK Media Watch – Nov 27 to Dec 3

New Sports Tech; Female Athletes; Homage Paid to Kim Jong Il Around the World

NK Media Watch – Nov 27 to Dec 3
Matthew McGrath December 4, 2013
The German Neo-Nazi fascination with North Korea

The German Neo-Nazi fascination with North Korea

Lesser-known Strasserite Nazi faction key to understanding admiration for Pyongyang

The German Neo-Nazi fascination with North Korea
Benjamin R. Young
Benjamin R. Young December 3, 2013
NK Media Watch – Nov 20 to 26

NK Media Watch – Nov 20 to 26

Patriotic Song Gains Popularity; Hockey Season Starts; The Third Anniversary of Yonpyongdo

NK Media Watch – Nov 20 to 26
Matthew McGrath November 28, 2013
Why North Koreans now long for the age of indoctrination

Why North Koreans now long for the age of indoctrination

Bygone-era provided more stability, despite criticism sessions putting Cold War allies to shame

Why North Koreans now long for the age of indoctrination
Andrei Lankov
Andrei Lankov November 27, 2013
A foreigner locked up in N. Korea: The case of Chantal Sobkowicz

A foreigner locked up in N. Korea: The case of Chantal Sobkowicz

Evangelical Christian used job in Pyongyang as vehicle for spreading gospel to oblivious North Koreans

A foreigner locked up in N. Korea: The case of Chantal Sobkowicz
Justin Rohrlich
Justin Rohrlich November 21, 2013
NK Media Watch – Nov 13 to 19

NK Media Watch – Nov 13 to 19

More Residential Development; Improved Electricity Usage; Mother's Day

NK Media Watch – Nov 13 to 19
Matthew McGrath November 21, 2013
Ask a North Korean: Is there sex education in the DPRK?

Ask a North Korean: Is there sex education in the DPRK?

Repressed, uneducated public troubled by concepts the West takes for granted

Ask a North Korean: Is there sex education in the DPRK?
Ji-Min Kang
Ji-Min Kang November 20, 2013
The rise of North Korea’s new rich

The rise of North Korea’s new rich

From washing machines to bulging waistlines, wealthy Northerners flaunt new wealth

The rise of North Korea’s new rich
Andrei Lankov
Andrei Lankov November 14, 2013
When a goat and pig decided to join the North Korean army

When a goat and pig decided to join the North Korean army

Ask a North Korean: Are there any jokes North Koreans like to tell?

When a goat and pig decided to join the North Korean army
Mina Yoon
Mina Yoon November 14, 2013