February 25, 2014

The Westerners Who Love North Korea

Johan Nylander, The Diplomat

The Associated Press

It’s not just Dennis Rodman. North Korea has supporters across the world.

Read Full Article ››

TAGGED: North Korea


February 19, 2014
N. Korea Isn't Nazi Germany -- in Ways, It's Worse
Peter Weber, The Week
For one thing, most of North Korea's roughly 25 million inhabitants are chronically hungry, malnourished, or straight-out starving. The citizens of wartime Germany faced hardships and shortages, but nothing near the same levels... more ››
February 19, 2014
Bribing the North Korean Tyrant
George Jonas, National Post
The reason Neville Chamberlain’s policy of appeasement at Munich was a fiasco wasn’t because it was annoying and humiliating and costly, but because it failed to bring “peace in our time.” Whenever... more ››
February 20, 2014
The Thugs in North Korea
Miami Herald
Rarely has any United Nations panel issued as powerful an indictment against any regime in the world as the report made public this week condemning the murderous government of North Korea’s Kim Jong Un. The report contained a... more ››
February 22, 2014
Humanity at Its Very Worst
The Economist
A UN report accuses North Korea of “unspeakable” human-rights abuses and hints at China’s complicity in some of them. more ››
February 25, 2014
China Can Steer North Korea in Right Direction
Sydney Morning Herald
Beijing's interest is best served by helping North Korea move towards a market-based economy. China's own recent history, while still badly flawed on human rights issues, shows that approach can deliver rewards for population and... more ››