Kenneth Bae spent 735 days in a North Korean forced labour camp

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On the third episode of The Hum, we chat with Kenneth Bae. Described by North Korea as the most dangerous American they've ever imprisoned, Kenneth talks about spending 735 days in a forced labour camp. He chats with us about faith, grilled cheese sandwiches, becoming a counsellor to his guards and Dennis Rodman. 

Hosted by Gilad Cohen (Founder, JAYU) and Katy Swailes (Producer, Voices of Silence). For this episode, Katy filled in for our usual co-host, Amar Wala (Filmmaker, The Secret Trial 5)

Produced and edited by Katy Swailes. Our Assistant Producer is Allison Meads. Social media by Sarah Tam. 

The show is a JAYU production. JAYU is a Toronto non-profit organization that shares human rights stories through the arts. JAYU has an annual Human Rights Film Festival, a photography empowerment project and more. You can learn more about JAYU here.

Kenneth Bae recently wrote a book about his experiences in a North Korean labour camp. Click here to learn more about Not Forgotten: The True Story of my Imprisonment in North Korea.

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