Totalitarian Regime in North Korea Essay
Year 2011 was certainly a bad year for dictators. Kim Jong-Il, the supreme leader of Totalitarian regime in North Korea had passed away following a heart attack at the age of 69. His place was replaced by his own son, Kim Jong-Eun. It was already predicted to find North Koreans were shedding tears over the passing of a dictator. However, what may surprise is that some of the tears shed are spontaneous and authentic (Jones, 2011). Are these people really loved their leader or it is just an aftermath of dictatorship? North Korea that also known as Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) is notorious with its totalitarian Stalinist dictatorship in the world. North Koreans are been considered by …show more content…
Another famous reason why North Koreans are respecting their leader so much because they had been brainwashed to obey their leader. Brainwash also known as mind control, coercive persuasion, mind abuse, thought control, or thought reform refers to a process in which a group or individual "systematically uses unethically manipulative methods to persuade others to conform to the wishes of the manipulator(s), often to the detriment of the person being manipulated"