“When I was seven years old, I saw my first public execution, but I thought my life in North Korea was normal.” So many of us take freedom for granted. Listen to this inspirational story of a brave young woman’s harrowing escape from North Korea.  The Ted.com transcript of her presentation appears below the video. When I was little, I thought my country was the best on the planet, and I grew up singing a song called “Nothing To Envy.” And I was very proud. In school, we spent a lot of time studying the history of Kim Il-Sung, but we never learned much about the outside... (Read More ...)