Paul Krantz is a freelance journalist living in Berlin, Germany. He studied creative writing at the University of San Francisco and is currently pursuing a master’s degree in digital journalism at the Hochschule für Medien, Kommunikation und Wirtschaft. He has a keen interest in human rights and environmental justice, and loves exploring foreign countries and cultures. Before moving to Berlin in 2020 he spent more than two years living in South Korea.
North Korean refugees have found creative ways to smuggle information into one of the most censored countries in the world. New legislation will make their activism more difficult – but they are determined to continue their work.