Blaine Harden is a contributor to the Economist, based in Seattle, having completed a tour as the Washington Posts bureau chief in Tokyo. He is the prize-winning, acclaimed author of two books: Africa: Dispatches from a Fragile Continent and A River Lost: The Life and Death of the Columbia.
The cruelty of dictators is best understood by talking to their victims. That’s why in my two books about North Korea’s dictatorial Kim family I have focused on escaped survivors. My books examine the Kim dynasty from radically different angles.
RT @davidfrum: Trump’s attitude to sufferering on Puerto Rico an ominous indicator of his likely attitude toward fatalities on the Korean P…
by @blaineharden - 5 hours ago
RT @nickwingfield: Amazon is closing in on apparel retailers, literally https://t.co/p0Jc1ebtT3
by @blaineharden - 11 hours ago
RT @CONELRAD6401240: Just picked up @blaineharden 's new book #kingofspies . Looking forward to digging in. https://t.co/wPXCxG9krD
by @blaineharden - 14 hours ago
RT @annafifield: Trump’s claim that a US interceptor can knock out ICBMs ’97% of the time’ gets four pinocchios from @GlennKesslerWP https:…
by @blaineharden - yesterday
Poll: Nearly half of GOP would support a preemptive strike against North Korea. The consequence of Trump tweets? https://t.co/dDmXuWDUqY
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