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An HRNK Interview with Alexa White
October 11, 2016

​An Exclusive Interview with Alexa White
First ever beauty pageant contestant to take up the North Korean human rights cause

Alexa White is a Miss Akron Canton Pageant contestant, which will also make her a contestant for Miss Ohio. She has chosen the topic of North Korean human rights issues to be her platform. HRNK invited Alexa to our headquarters in DC for consultations and an interview.

Alexa is a full time student at the Columbus College of Art & Design, majoring in 3D Modeling & Texturing. 

Promoting human rights in North Korea is of profound importance to Alexa due to her family connections to the country. HRNK wishes Alexa the best at the Miss Akron Canton Pageant on October 15, 2016 and is grateful for her interest in raising awareness about North Korean human rights and HRNK's work. 

Rosa Park: As a contestant in the Miss Akron Canton pageant, what would you like to accomplish for the people of North Korea?

Alexa White:
For one, I would really like this to be an issue that we don’t have to talk about. These people have suffered so much and to see the Koreas unified under one stable government that puts its people in front of its warheads would be the ultimate goal for me. Unfortunately, we have to take smaller steps to get to that point. Focusing on the repatriation of North Korean citizens from China back into North Korea is an issue that really, really needs to be addressed. I think that it is something that we can fix right now in our generation.


To read the full article on HRNK INSIDER, please click here. 


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