Why defect to North Korea?

Review of Crossing the Line, Directed by Daniel Gordon and Nicholas BonnerBy KENDRICK KUOCrossing the Line is a British documentary about American defectors to North Korea. In 1962, James J. Dresnok, a U.S. Army soldier, defected to the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. To my surprise, although the documentary focuses on Dresnok, it also discusses three other U.S. military defectors. Who knew that this kind of stuff happened?Before you know it, you're introduced to a cast of … [Read more...]