October 05, 2022

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How North Korean Media Propagandizes Its Rocket Launches

How North Korean Media Propagandizes Its Rocket Launches

Although North Korean media appears to have gone into overdrive following today's satellite launch success, a look back at previous launches showcases extremely similar patterns.

How North Korean Media Propagandizes Its Rocket Launches
Chad O'Carroll
Chad O'Carroll December 12, 2012
Pack Your Bags, We’re Going to The Socialist Paradise!

Pack Your Bags, We’re Going to The Socialist Paradise!

Archive photos reveal how tourist authorities promoted North Korea as a holiday destination to friendly nations within the communist bloc

Pack Your Bags, We’re Going to The Socialist Paradise!
NK News
NK News December 7, 2012
Acceptable In The 80s: North Korea’s ‘Almost’ Opening

Acceptable In The 80s: North Korea’s ‘Almost’ Opening

With all the talk of "change" in North Korea, its easy to forget that many also thought "change" was well underway in the 1980s.

Acceptable In The 80s: North Korea’s ‘Almost’ Opening
Gianluca Spezza
Gianluca Spezza October 24, 2012
Remembering Sihanouk: Kim Il Sung’s Cambodian Cold War Collaborator

Remembering Sihanouk: Kim Il Sung’s Cambodian Cold War Collaborator

The Khmer Rouge’s PR guru was a king and dictator, and life-long friend of North Korea.

Remembering Sihanouk: Kim Il Sung’s Cambodian Cold War Collaborator
Tom Farrell
Tom Farrell October 22, 2012