• Coronavirus and North Korea: What’s going on inside one of the world’s most isolated countries?

    March 18, 2020

    We asked Sokeel Park, LiNK’s Director of Research and Strategy, about Coronavirus in North Korea and what effect it is having on the lives of the North Korean people. &...

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  • From North Korea to the Oval Office: A North Korean Defector Advocates for Religious Freedom

    November 6, 2019

      This past summer, you may have spotted Ill Yong Ju, a North Korean activist, at the White House meeting with the President. Ill Yong was a LiNK Advocacy Fellow las...

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  • Humans of North Korea: YuSung

    August 15, 2019

    The North Korean government made my entire senior class work in the fields during the planting season. For 40 days straight, we didn’t go to school. We just planted ric...

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  • Meet Noel, Our First North Korean LiNK Staff Member!

    August 5, 2019

      History has been made!! We have hired our first full-time North Korean staffer! Noel Kim might look familiar and that’s because she was LiNK Advocacy Fellow and ...

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  • LiNK’s Biggest Milestone Yet: 1,000 North Korean refugees rescued!

    March 4, 2019

    I am incredibly humbled, grateful, and excited to announce that TOGETHER we have rescued 1,000 North Korean refugees! This is the most significant milestone we have accom...

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  • NK Perspectives: 5 North Koreans weigh in on the second Kim-Trump Summit

    February 25, 2019

    We asked 5 North Koreans what they thought of the 2nd Kim-Trump summit, their perception of the U.S while growing up, and what they wish the world knew about North Korea....

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  • Challenges of Freedom

    December 11, 2018

    Four North Korean defectors’ experiences of resettling to South Korea.   It was the greatest country in the world. Sure, sometimes they saw people die from sta...

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  • 2018 Holiday Gift Guide

    December 4, 2018

    From our awesome People Over Politics sweatshirts to retro North Korean postcards – we have something for everyone on your holiday shopping list! The best part? Each pu...

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  • Finally Free

    November 19, 2018

    I went to Southeast Asia to see where LiNK’s Field Team rescues North Korean refugees. Here’s what I foun d… Refugees must cross terrain like this to reach safety i...

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  • "And We Will Be Free" – Jo Eun’s Story

    October 31, 2018

    Jo Eun shared her story at our Los Angeles Gala in September. She was arrested, tortured, and sentenced to hard labor three times for trying to escape North Korea. Jo Eun...

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