Dallas News: “George W. Bush Institute awards scholarships to 10 who fled North Korea”

By Deborah Fleck, July 30, 2018 The George W. Bush Institute has announced it will divvy up $26,000 to help North Korean refugees pursue higher education in the U.S. The institute started the North Korean Freedom Scholarship last year. The Communities Foundation of Texas administers the program. Ten escapees from the repressive country — which Bush as […]

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The Federalist: North Korea Survivor Tells Of Starvation, Torture: ‘You Cannot Imagine What Life Without Freedom Is Like’

By Juliana Knot, July 12, 2018 Grace Jo’s first memory of North Korea is sitting by her grandmother, selling a bucket of dried fish in the marketplace. Her grandmother raised her and her four siblings, because her parents were often gone trying to find food, whether by scavenging for wild vegetables in the mountains or […]

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The Washington Times: “North Korean defector: Kim Jong-un will never give up nukes”

By Connor Foarde – The Washington Times – Monday, July 16, 2018 Kim Jong-un “will never give up” developing nuclear weapons, according to a prominent North Korean dissident, who says President Trump’s energies would be better spent calling the rogue government in Pyongyang out over its disastrous human rights record. It’s the least Mr. Trump could do if […]

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Media Coverage Surrounding Trump-Kim Summit

In the days leading up to and immediately following the June 12 summit meeting in Singapore between U.S. President Donald J. Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, we were asked to comment about our perspective on the meeting’s probable outcome. In the following reports, NKinUSA President Jinhye Jo and Vice President Grace Jo talk […]

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