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North Koreans facing a political paradox: Voting is mandatory, but election is a sham

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TOKYO — North Korean voters will make a choice Sunday when they elect a new national legislature, but not for a candidate. The ruling elite have already done that, and there’s only one per district.

They get to vote “yes” or “no.” Virtually all pick “yes.”

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