On Conservatism

Why does the Alt-Right extol North Korea?

By Rev. Ben Johnson ● Acton Institute ● 06/25/2018


North Korea may seem like an odd choice for a white nationalist’s utopia, but then these are odd times. A significant portion of the Alt-Right has become enchanted with, or at least willing to defend, the world’s foremost bastion of Stalinism. In North Korea, racialists believe they have spied a model of their own nationalism, anti-Americanism, and hatred of free enterprise.

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