North Korea – No Smiles, And Not Much Else Either
No warmth, nothing to buy, no transport, no hope.
The joys and triumphs of socialism …
Documentary photographer Tomas van Houtryve visited North Korea posing as a businessman looking to open a chocolate factory. Despite 24-hour surveillance by North Korean minders, he was able to take some remarkable photos of Pyongyang and its people. Photos can be viewed on the Foreign Policy website. Don’t look for happiness here.
Via Small Dead Animals.