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‘Hope brought me to America’: A North Korean defector tells an inspiring story

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Emaciated children pilfering through garbage to survive only to be indentured as refugees in a Chinese coal mine. An opportunity realized through a little luck, aspiration and a chicken wing: How one boy’s tale reminds us that starvation, in some parts of the world, is still very real in 2013.