Grace Jo to Speak at the Spirit of Liberty

The George W. Bush Institute’s Human Freedom Initiative is launching a major bipartisan effort to affirm American values of freedom and free markets, strengthen the institutions that secure these values at home, and help create a new consensus that spreads them abroad. This national forum will bring together top business leaders, scholars, policymakers, and others to look […]

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Rescue Update

Two Rescues Recently Completed Today we want to update you about two recent successful rescues while also letting you know about two more critical cases which demand immediate attention. Thanks to many of our friends and supporters’ contributions over the course of the summer, we are happy to announce that we were able to raise […]

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From terrors of North Korea to US college student: One woman’s amazing journey

From terrors of North Korea to US college student: one woman’s amazing journey When Grace Jo walks along the leafy paths of Montgomery College in Rockville, Maryland, she is indistinguishable from any other American college student. But the 26-year-old’s astounding journey took her from the gulags of North Korea’s brutal dictatorship – and the very […]

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What It’s Like to Escape From North Korea

What It’s Like to Escape From North Korea “We tried our best to live in our country,” Grace Jo says. “We tried so many different ways, and we tried our best to survive. But there was no way to survive there.” “There” is North Korea, and Jo is one of just a thousand or so […]

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