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Blaine Harden
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Author of Escape From Camp 14
Author of Escape From Camp 14

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The Guardian puts Escape from Camp 14 on its list of the best books about North Korea.

http://bit.ly/1lXY5nv

Powerful new BBC TV piece on the torment of Shin Dong-hyuk in Camp 14.


http://bit.ly/1fWJN9

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In the Washington Post, Shin Dong-hyuk, the only person born in a North Korean labor camp to escape to the West, tells Dennis Rodman how to behave in North Korea.

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Former President George W. Bush met with Shin Dong-hyuk at the Bush Presidential Center in Dallas (23 October 2013). Bush asked Shin about his life in and escape from Camp 14, a no-exit labor camp for the political enemies of North Korea. Shin is the only person known to have been born in a NKorean labor camp and escape to the West.
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Washington Post editorial on North Korea's Gulag says future historians will wonder how world could know so much about what goes on inside the labor camps and still do so little.



http://wapo.st/1e9iO70

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In this wonderful story by David Pilling, the hero of Escape from Camp 14 has lunch with the Financial Times.

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Escape from Camp 14 named a nonfiction finalist for the Dayton Literary Peace Prize.

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"...they were keeping us as beasts of labor, to get the most out of us before we die."

New York Times reports on Shin Dong-hyuk's testimony before U.N. Commission of Inquiry into crimes against humanity in North Korea. Historic hearing in Seoul on Tuesday.

http://nyti.ms/19GATdc

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John Green video about Escape from Camp 14 has been seen by 450,000 people.

http://bit.ly/18fRuA9
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