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North Korea

The world is out of step

ESSAY: The world has gone completely off its hinges and has done so for a long time.

The art of disrupting the world's most closed regime

Tommy Gulliksen: War of Art

ART / CENSORSHIP: Seven international artists travel to Pyongyang to attend North Korea's first art symposium.

Damning rhetoric

: The media demonization of North Korea has made us stupider. What will the world say when the devil Kim and the crazy Trump receive the Nobel Peace Prize?

Insights into a totalitarian dictatorship 

Terje Albregtsen: The fascist state of North Korea – an unusual travelogue

: What kind of country is North Korea really, and what do we really know about the North Koreans? 

North and South Korea can come together – with Russia's help

: In recent months, talks have taken place between Russia and South Korea to establish new and peaceful development processes in the area. 

The cry of pain crying 

Bandi: The Accusation. Forbidden Stories from Inside North Korea

: The Accusation tells about the daily struggle to remain a human being under Kim Il-sung's terrorist regime.

Time to see Korea

: It has been completely under the radar of the western media that a revolution has just taken place in South Korea.

12 questions to our new Foreign Minister

: Today's flare-up of the nuclear war threat has once again put Korea on the agenda. For 67 years, the Korean Peninsula has been in a devastating war involving the world's great powers.

Rock as propaganda

: The Slovenian band Laibach can be read as an ironic commentary on rock's relationship with fascism. However, it is questionable whether the audience reflected on exactly that when the band held North Korea's very first rock concert. 

Propaganda and tears 

: Vitaly Mansky gives us unique glimpses behind the facade of North Korea – and what we see is truly a strange and terrible society.