Convenient, but Lazy. China and the Soviet Union are better comparisons, the problem being that we don’t have the extensive newsreel as we have for the Nazis. But the Road of Bones is real enough.
China and Russia would veto the truth, which is that North Korea has modeled its concentration camps on Maoist and Stalinist repression. We are being sold a convenient line, to ignore the truth of Chinese and Russian government culpability in global oppression.
North Korea is a wholly-owned subsidiary of China Inc.