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A horse pulling a pine tree: Reflections on the Pyongyang Marathon

A horse pulling a pine tree: Reflections on the Pyongyang Marathon

Even a brief, restricted view of the North Korean capital shows visitors a lot

A horse pulling a pine tree: Reflections on the Pyongyang Marathon
Chris Fujita
Chris Fujita April 28, 2014
North Korean studies, off the beaten path

North Korean studies, off the beaten path

NK News series presents emerging, lesser-known names in N. Korean studies

North Korean studies, off the beaten path
Gianluca Spezza
Gianluca Spezza April 24, 2014
Blasts from the past: Extinct North Korea websites
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Blasts from the past: Extinct North Korea websites

Was there life before NKNews? A backward glance at some early pioneers

Blasts from the past: Extinct North Korea websites
Aidan Foster-Carter
Aidan Foster-Carter April 21, 2014
Breakdancing in North Korea: Celebrating Kim Il Sung’s Birthday

Breakdancing in North Korea: Celebrating Kim Il Sung’s Birthday

Respect shown in the DPRK for the Great Leader, father of the nation, is often genuine

Breakdancing in North Korea: Celebrating Kim Il Sung’s Birthday
Monique Macias
Monique Macias April 15, 2014
What to expect at the Pyongyang Marathon

What to expect at the Pyongyang Marathon

Mangyongdae Prize International Marathon just one part of the April Spring Friendship Art Festival.

What to expect at the Pyongyang Marathon
Justin Rohrlich
Justin Rohrlich April 12, 2014
How I was introduced to capitalism – the North Korean way

How I was introduced to capitalism – the North Korean way

Three currencies in 1980s North Korea allowed foreigners to spend money in sometimes surprising ways

How I was introduced to capitalism – the North Korean way
Monique Macias
Monique Macias April 8, 2014
What’s in a name – and a logo? The problem with North Korea’s new space agency

What’s in a name – and a logo? The problem with North Korea’s new space agency

It's not accidental that NADA's name and logo are uncomfortably similar to NASA’s

What’s in a name – and a logo? The problem with North Korea’s new space agency
Andrea Berger
Andrea Berger April 4, 2014
Cardamomyang: Bringing North Korea to Norway

Cardamomyang: Bringing North Korea to Norway

Norwegians will celebrate constitution's 200th anniversary with students from Pyongyang

Cardamomyang: Bringing North Korea to Norway
Ole Jakob Skåtun
Ole Jakob Skåtun March 31, 2014
Why men’s Kim Jong Un hairstyle requirement is unlikely true

Why men’s Kim Jong Un hairstyle requirement is unlikely true

Recent visitors to North Korea say no evidence of new hairstyle rumor

Why men’s Kim Jong Un hairstyle requirement is unlikely true
Hamish Macdonald
Hamish Macdonald March 26, 2014
Engineering a look into North Korea

Engineering a look into North Korea

Irishman spends two years working in the Hermit Kingdom, offers moving personal account

Engineering a look into North Korea
Gianluca Spezza
Gianluca Spezza March 20, 2014