#North Korea

  • Article: North Korean Women Are Routinely Subjected to Sexual Violence: Report
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    North Korean Women Are Routinely Subjected to Sexual Violence: Report

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 1, 2018

    Human Rights Watch documented testimonies from 54 women working as merchants who experienced abuse. Read more

  • Article: North and South Korea Vow Peace, Promise Joint Bid to Host Olympics
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    North and South Korea Vow Peace, Promise Joint Bid to Host Olympics

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 19, 2018

    "The era of no war has started.” Read more

  • Article: North Korea and Eritrea Have the Highest Rates of Modern Slavery, Report Says
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    North Korea and Eritrea Have the Highest Rates of Modern Slavery, Report Says

    July 19, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    More than 40 million people were enslaved around the world as of 2016. Read more

  • Article: Beyond the Handshake: What Life Is Really Like in North Korea
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    Beyond the Handshake: What Life Is Really Like in North Korea

    By Joe McCarthy|June 12, 2018

    Most North Korean workers earn between $2 and $3 per month. Read more

  • Article: This Anti-Nuclear Group Just Won the Nobel Peace Prize
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    This Anti-Nuclear Group Just Won the Nobel Peace Prize

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Oct. 6, 2017

    And it sends a powerful message. Read more

  • Article: South Korea Plans to Give North Korea $8 Million of Aid, Even Though They're Technically At War
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    South Korea Plans to Give North Korea $8 Million of Aid, Even Though They're Technically At War

    Sept. 21, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    South Korea is prioritizing people over politics. Read more

  • Article: These Are the Worst Countries to Be a Journalist Today
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    These Are the Worst Countries to Be a Journalist Today

    By Joe McCarthy|May 3, 2017

    “The rate at which democracies are approaching the tipping point is alarming.” Read more

  • Article: The United States Is Now a ‘Flawed Democracy’ — But Don’t Blame Trump
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    The United States Is Now a ‘Flawed Democracy’ — But Don’t Blame Trump

    By Phineas Rueckert|Jan. 26, 2017

    It's been a long time coming. Read more