Category Archives: North Korea

North Korea Calls Switzerland’s Failure to Sell It Ski Lifts a “Serious Human Rights Abuse”

If there is one country in the world that knows human rights abuses, it is North Korea. With hundreds of thousands in political prison camps, including entire families, North Korea is arguably the most repressive nation on earth. That makes … Continue reading

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North Korean “Sex Tape” that Led to Execution of Kim’s Ex-Girlfriend has No Sex, Just Dancing

While the U.S. debates the merits of attacking Syria over a chemical weapons attack on its own people, let’s not forget that the nation that flouts international standards more than any other is North Korea. A few days ago, Kim … Continue reading

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Kim Jong-Un’s Approval “Up” Among North Koreans

How is the popularity of a dictator measured in a totalitarian society? Obviously, public opinion polls don’t exist and would be worthless if they did. Expressing displeasure with Kim Jong-un in North Korea is a guarantee for anyone to spend … Continue reading

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Dennis Rodman, World Diplomat, Is At It Again

Dennis Rodman is about to bring North Korea back into the news. Like the last time that Rodman visited North Korea and his best buddy, Kim Jong-un, weird is about to meet weird again and make things weirder. American Kenneth Bae … Continue reading

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North Korea Adopts Rules of a Monarchy

“People think they have taken quite an extraordinarily bold step forward when they have rid themselves of belief in hereditary monarchy and swear by the democratic republic. In reality, however, the state is nothing but a machine for the oppression … Continue reading

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Kim Jong-Il’s Personal Chef Spills a Bizarre Tale

GQ has an article about Kim Jung-il’s private chef. The chef, going by the alias Kenji Fujimoto, has been out of North Korea for most of the last ten years. Prior to that, he spent eleven years, preparing sushi and … Continue reading

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Anonymous Hacks North Korea Twitter Account; Kim Jong-Un Pig Photo Posted

Just a day or so ago, Anonymous announced that it was turning its attention to North Korea’s social media accounts. Anonymous is a loose group of hackers who have gone after Scientology, government corruption, homophobia and other issues. The members … Continue reading

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North Korea Missile Attack Not Targeting Austin

This map from the North Korean war room is using most of the North Korean nuclear arsenal for an attack on the United States. Three of the four targets are clearly identified: Hawaii, Los Angeles and Washington, D.C. The fourth … Continue reading

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Bizarre North Korean Propaganda Video Depicts “How Americans Live Today”

Basically, this new North Korean propaganda video imagines the life of a homeless person and suggests that is how most Americans live today — with a lot of added embellishments, of course. You know you are watching a surreal video … Continue reading

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Kim Jong-Un Gives Two Pounds of Candy and Treats to Malnourished North Korean Children in Celebration of His Birthday

North Korea’s economy may be so ineptly run that famine strikes every few years, but at least children under the age of 10 are getting two pounds of treats this year. That’s the gift from the North Korean leader as … Continue reading

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