The Journalism of North Korea
Friday, April 08, 2011
When it comes to clamping down on information, it's hard to top The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea. But thanks to some very determined journalists in recent years, news is crossing the border. According to Robert Boynton in the April issue of the Atlantic, “a half-dozen independent media organizations have been launched … to communicate with North Koreans – to bring news out of the country as well as to get potentially destabilizing information in.” Boynton explains.