Speaks to me of Egomania. It could be Hitler on the wall or Stalin. It sure wouldn't be me unless it was a most wanted poster! Scary that people can have minds like this.
Leave the politics to CNN, NatGeo. It's big, so are a lot of other places. It's structured, well so is much of the world.
Want to be a real artist, show a picture of violence or actual aggression in North Korea and forget the reality of domestic United States.
Reminds me how Egyptian Pyramids were built by slave labor, for greatness and idolatry of their tormentors. A beautiful monument to human stupidity.
Not criticising you in any way for your decision to visit, but did you give any consideration to fact that your visitor dollars and the visitor dollars of others are ultimately helping the regime? I am undecided on this issue.
Thanks for sharing. Great view from above. More info to store in my memory bank of new and unknown information about other countries.
@James Robledo How did they mention or address any political issues with this? This isn't even a photo by a NatGeo photographer, and the text below the photo is a quote of the photographer.
By highlighting the photo, NatGeo is showing us what on part of North Korea looks like. Not many people are familiar with North Korea's landmarks, so I believe they were not stepping into the realm of politics, but simply remained in the realm of geography to give us a glimpse into this country.
@MILTON Camuyrano or christian cathedrals
@Yaz Vastradiant Even the cars are black.
@Yaz Vastradiant a sad reality
@Michael Barry The few dollars they make is negligible. It's my opinion that having foreign presence in North Korea enlightens not only the outside world of what's going on inside; but for the insiders to see foreigners and to realize we are not the demons their state-run media portrays. Instead they see that we are good, healthy and prosperous people. Enough to be a catalyst of change.
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