North Korean Defector Exposes Life in North Korea | Yeonmi Park Interview


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Dave Rubin of The Rubin Report talks to Yeonmi Park, a North Korean defector, about what life in North Korea is really like, how she managed to escape from North Korea, and China’s support of Kim Jong Un. Yeonmi first describes growing up during the North Korean famine and how her and her family decided to escape from North Korea. She is also critical of U.S. interests that refuse to offend China and thereby end up giving support to the North Korean regime. Yeonmi gives her thoughts on mainstream medialike NPR, BBC, and the New York Times, and the similarities she sees with North Korean propaganda. She reminds Americans of how vital freedom of speech is and why they must fight Big Techand cancel culture.

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