Screen Shot 2013-03-20 at 11.58.56 AM Amid news of the North Korean government's aggressive and bizarre behavior, Hyeonseo Lee's story of escaping the country gives a human perspective on the hardship faced by North Korean citizens. Her story of escape and the rescue of her family is chilling but inspiring. She lives now in South Korea as an activist for refugees, and her story is a rare opportunity to learn about North Korea from someone who grew up there. Watch Hyeonseo Lee's brave story here.