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What to Do About North Korea’s Human Rights Violations
September 26, 2015
What to Do About North Korea’s Human Rights Violations
The U.S. needs to demonstrate leadership on dealing with the North’s gulags and other atrocities.
What to Do About North Korea’s Human Rights Violations
No ‘Paradise on Earth’: Why Japan Should Right a Historic Wrong
September 22, 2015
No ‘Paradise on Earth’: Why Japan Should Right a Historic Wrong
Tokyo for years supported a program that condemned many to hell on earth.
No ‘Paradise on Earth’: Why Japan Should Right a Historic Wrong
North Korea's Leader Wins Indonesian Peace Award
August 07, 2015
North Korea's Leader Wins Indonesian Peace Award
A look at how Kim Jong-un bizarrely bagged a recent prize.
North Korea's Leader Wins Indonesian Peace Award
Can the UN Make a Difference in North Korea?
June 26, 2015
Can the UN Make a Difference in North Korea?
Can the new UN field office make a difference?
Can the UN Make a Difference in North Korea?
Why Are North Korean Defectors Being Turned Away in Europe?
June 17, 2015
Why Are North Korean Defectors Being Turned Away in Europe?
North Koreans' asylum claims are often denied, as European countries define them as South Korean citizens.
Why Are North Korean Defectors Being Turned Away in Europe?
North Korea's 3-Tiered Society
May 08, 2015
North Korea's 3-Tiered Society
North Korea is plagued with economic and political inequalities. Can the international community help the marginalized?
North Korea's 3-Tiered Society
North Korea Shines Spotlight on the Disabled
February 20, 2015
North Korea Shines Spotlight on the Disabled
North Korea is attempting to refute accusations that it violates the human rights of disabled citizens.
North Korea Shines Spotlight on the Disabled
Truth, Human Rights, and Shin Dong-hyuk: A Moment for Consideration
January 21, 2015
Truth, Human Rights, and Shin Dong-hyuk: A Moment for Consideration
The ramifications of a prominent North Korean defector admitting parts of his life story were fabricated.
Truth, Human Rights, and Shin Dong-hyuk: A Moment for Consideration
Will the Security Council Now Act on North Korea?
December 23, 2014
Will the Security Council Now Act on North Korea?
The international community takes a modest step forward in responding to North Korea’s human rights situation.
Will the Security Council Now Act on North Korea?
With North Korea in World Spotlight, What Can China Do?
December 08, 2014
With North Korea in World Spotlight, What Can China Do?
The UN Security Council will add the issue of human rights in North Korea to its agenda.
With North Korea in World Spotlight, What Can China Do?
China Responds to North Korea's Nuclear Threat
November 21, 2014
China Responds to North Korea's Nuclear Threat
China will support North Korea against UN human rights investigations -- but will not back a new nuclear test.
China Responds to North Korea's Nuclear Threat
A Chance for Progress on North Korean Human Rights
November 11, 2014
A Chance for Progress on North Korean Human Rights
Pyongyang’s apparent willingness to discuss human rights issues could be an opening for the West.
A Chance for Progress on North Korean Human Rights
North Korea Admits to Labor ‘Gulags’
October 08, 2014
North Korea Admits to Labor ‘Gulags’
What has prompted Pyongyang to make this unprecedented acknowledgment?
North Korea Admits to Labor ‘Gulags’
After Ferguson, North Korea Slams ‘Serious Racial Discrimination in the US’
August 28, 2014
After Ferguson, North Korea Slams ‘Serious Racial Discrimination in the US’
North Korea uses Ferguson to argue that the U.S. has no standing to criticize Pyongyang over human rights.
After Ferguson, North Korea Slams ‘Serious Racial Discrimination in the US’
North Korea to Publish Human Rights Report
August 15, 2014
North Korea to Publish Human Rights Report
In response to a UN report this spring, North Korea will publish its own report on human rights in the DPRK
North Korea to Publish Human Rights Report
North Korea & Human Rights: Tolerating the Intolerable
March 26, 2014
North Korea & Human Rights: Tolerating the Intolerable
With all its provocations and abuses, there is still only one realistic option for dealing with North Korea.
North Korea & Human Rights: Tolerating the Intolerable
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