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Travel Company That Arranged Otto Warmbier’s North Korea Tour Stops U.S. Bookings

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How to put a stop to North Korea’s brazen impunity (Opinion)

The North Korean government won’t own up to its problematic record. For decades, it has refused to cooperate in good faith with UN mechanisms set up to address human rights issues, and it still routinely releases absurdly hyperbolic panegyrics and paens to their “Supreme Leader,” Kim Jong Un. ‘);$vidEndSlate.removeClass(‘video__end-slate–inactive’).addClass(‘video__end-slate–active’);}};CNN.autoPlayVideoExist = …

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‘Young, White, Rich and Clueless’ Comments Get Professor Fired

The University of Delaware has cut ties with a part-time professor who said in a Facebook post that U.S. student Otto Warmbier “deserved to die” after visiting North Korea. The Newark college said it would not again employ Katherine Dettwyler, who had taught at Delaware’s Department of Anthropology during the spring semester. …

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Kim Jong-Un wants a Benidorm-style beach resort in North Korea

Benidorm, Costa Blanca. Will there be a Costa del Kim? (Picture: Getty) With it’s frequent missile testings and heavy-handed rules on travel, it’s fair to say North Korea isn’t exactly the most popular tourist destination. Despite loosening travel restrictions to his self-reliant socialist state, Kim Jong-Un still only managed to …

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The ‘Risk For Americans Visiting North Korea Is Too High’

Young Pioneer Tours offered curious travelers from the United States and other countries the rare opportunity to visit North Korea. The company organized a tour and traveled alongside University of Virginia student, Otto Warmbier. Warmbier was sentenced to 15 years hard labor for allegedly stealing a political banner from a …

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