Brian Searwar's North Korea Posts

Typical work found on the site of the Mansu Hill Grand Monument in Pyongyang. It is a propagandist's dream and a throwback to the 'glory days' of Communism.

A statue outside Kumsusan, the Palace of the Sun, where the eternal leaders of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea lie in magnificent splendour.

Juche is the official state ideology of North Korea, brought into being by Kim Il-Sung. Key to Juche thinking is the concept that by gaining strength and…