The Dictator's Playbook

Ep 1: Kim Il Sung | Preview

Kim Il Sung created a North Korean dictatorship that has lasted for three generations.

About the Show

Witness Kim Il Sung's transformation from guerrilla fighter to brutal dictator of North Korea. How did he build the most controlled society on earth and launch a dictatorship that has lasted for three generations?

Curriculum

Totalitarian Regimes and the Kims

For Grades 9-12

Mapping the Korean Peninsula

For Grades 5-8