[ View the story "What's behind the North Korean crisis?" on Storify] What's behind the North Korean crisis? Despite online notoriety, the recluse nation remains elusive to the rest of the world.
The Stream· Thu, Apr 18 2013 10:42:46
North Korea's leadership continues to express its military ambitions, particularly with
Video of Kim Jong Un and Generals talking about "U.S. Mainland Strike Plan"stimmekoreas
North Korean Song "Declaration of a Winner" 노래 《승리자의 선언》stimmekoreas
Angry rhetoric from Pyongyang comes in the wake of renewed nuclear weapons testing, new UN sanctions and joint military exercises in the region by the US and South Korea.
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My first tweet using #Koryolink's new mobile #Internet service. Hello world from comms center in #Pyongyang.Jean H. Lee
Below, a screenshot of North Korea's state-run intranet message board service.
A birthday greeting bulletin board on the Intranet in #NKorea #nksocialJean Lee
Lee discussed North Korea's relationship with the internet at this year's South By Southwest Interactive conference.
Tweets from the DMZ: Social Media in North Korea - SXSW Interactive 2013 by SXSWSocial media has transformed culture, communication, creativity and journalism in every nation on Earth - other than North Korea, of cour...
“They would never speak publicly about any type of frustrations they may feel about not having (Internet) access,” Lee said.star.txstate.edu
As new technology enters the nation, how likely could change in North Korea come from its own people?
Activists and citizen journalists are now finding
ways to disseminate information
about North Korea, from both inside and outside the country. In this TED talk, Sokeel Park describes how North Koreans within the country are communicating beyond their borders.
Sokeel Park: How to solve a problem like North Koreatedtalentsearch
Some North Koreans manage to escape the country using
. Others, like activist
, become refugees in South Korea or other neighbouring countries.
Hyeonseo Lee: My escape from North Koreatedtalksdirector