North Korea, in one sentence:

“How would the companies survive if they didn’t get money from the workers?” she asked without irony.

From the NYT here, describing how the November ’09 currency devaluation has, as impossible as it might have seemed, managed to make life in North Korea even worse.

-Susan

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