Entries by TNKR Casey

Where is TNKR on the Internet?

*****FACEBOOK*****  TNKR’s main Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/TNKR.org/  Bring My Father Home https://www.facebook.com/bringmyfatherhome/  TNKR in Korean https://www.facebook.com/groups/1783190271898469/ 북한이탈주민 글로벌 교육센터 (Teach North Korean Refugees Global Education Center) Casey’s Lartigue’s Public Page: https://www.facebook.com/CaseyLartigueJr/ *****EMAIL***** Casey Lartigue’s Mailing List http://eepurl.com/gkkk2j 

2019-02-22 KBS feature about TNKR, coming soon!

KBS spent several hours at the TNKR office this week, interviewing the co-directors, students and volunteers. It was quite enjoyable. Interviews often are. But as I quote the late Shin Ae-Chun in one of my columns, “The interview is the honeymoon, publication is the divorce.” KBS is one of the media outlets scheduled to cover […]

2019/02/21-22 Fish out of water at Business Conference

The last two days I’ve been at an exclusive, invitation-only business conference. The big investment and financial companies were there, doing those things that business people do. So I anticipated being a fish out of water most of the time, the pathetic NGO leader hoping one of those business tycoons would take notice of our […]

Guide to TNKR’s 9th English Speech Contest

Thank you again for registering for TNKR’s 9th English Speech Contest, taking place at the Shin and Kim Law Office on February 23 from 2 pm to about 5 pm. Our registration desk will be at B1 of the building. We encourage you to print your ticket or have it readily available on your mobile […]

Jang Jin-sung to deliver welcoming remarks at TNKR 9th English speech contest

Jang Jin-sung, author of the book “Dear Leader,” will be delivering Welcoming Remarks at TNKR’s 9th English Speech Contest. When he was in North Korea, Mr. Jang was a Psychological Warfare Officer spreading propaganda within North Korea. He founded New Focus International and has advised numerous governments around the world about North Korea. He is […]

2019-02-19 Meetings and interviews

From 11 am to 6 pm, we had students and fans visiting for interviews and meetings. It is so rewarding when the students thank us for starting the organization and our staff, volunteers and donors who keep helping it grow! Tomorrow hopefully will be a bit slower, so we can focus on getting prepared for […]

2019-02-18 TNKR media mentions coming soon

We had two media interviews at the office today. We also have some media outlets who will be covering our speech contest on Saturday, doing interviews before and after the contest. The two interviews today were with an international media outlet and a prominent Korean one. As usual, the international media outlet didn’t want to […]

2019-02-15 TNKR at International Schools

TNKR presented at four different events to students and staff at international schools, including two events at the TNKR office. The students had many questions after hearing our speakers. And when Eunkoo and I were solo speakers at an international school outside of Seoul, the questions kept coming! One of the schools has a huge […]