February 19, 2020

Defector Issues

Information related to North Korean defector issues

Why Do People Keep "Re-Defecting" To North Korea?

With another family reported to have voluntarily "re-defected" to North Korea, questions are now being asked as to what is motivating people to return after investing so much in originally leaving.

Luke Herman November 11, 2012

Why did we never complain? We didn't even know how to.

Do people in North Korea criticize the leaders behind closed doors? How have things changed over the years?

Jae Young Kim November 5, 2012

My Smoky Holiday In North Korea

Do North Koreans ever get to go to places beyond their hometowns? What do North Koreans usually do for vacation?

Jae Young Kim October 22, 2012