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Yeonmi Park, to be able to Live: a north girl’s that is korean journey Freedom (component II)

Posted by on May 19, 2020 in European Brides | Comments Off

Yesterday, we talked about a few of the interesting proof on market activity, upward and downward mobility in North Korea that emerge from Yeonmi Park’s memoir. In this article, We move to the searing problems of trafficking that the memoir exposes; if any such thing, Park’s boldness on these presssing dilemmas have not gotten the eye it deserves.

Escape and Lifetime in Asia

Some of the most searing aspects of Park’s book center on her portrayal of the complex networks associated with refugee exit and trafficking: the “supply” end of the chain in North Korea itself; the initial contact with brokers in the Chinese border areas; and the subsequent movement of people from the border to the interior where final demand is located, primarily in the rural areas of the three border provinces but to a lesser extent in sex work in the cities.

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