North Korea Freedom Week 2017

On Tuesday, April 25, as part of a week-long series of events for North Korea Freedom Week, NKinUSA screened the short documentary “I am Grace” by filmmaker Christopher H. K. Lee about NKinUSA Vice President Grace Jo’s adaptation to life in the United States and becoming an American citizen. The event was held at the […]

Grace Jo visits University of Virginia

On Thursday, February 23 Liberty in North Korea at UVA held an event to share North Korean defector stories with students at the University of Virginia. They invited NKinUSA vice president and North Korean defector Grace Jo to share her story. The event began at 5 PM at Newcomb Hall and consisted of three parts: a […]

Vice President Grace Jo Speaks at University of Maryland

Vice President Grace Jo visited the University of Maryland College Park on November 21 to talk to the members of Liberty in North Korea at UMCP. She spoke about her views on what are human rights and contrasted her current life in the U.S. with her previous one in North Korea where basic items such […]

President Jinhye Jo Testifies Before Congress

President Jinhye Jo testified today before the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations. She spoke about the human trafficking problems faced by North Koreans in China. A video of the testimony and the text of her speech follows: JinHye Jo President, NKinUSA COMMITTEE ON FOREIGN AFFAIRS Subcommittee […]