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Art Hounds: The Lowest Pair in Bemidji and Hmong films
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This year's theme is "Hmong Now," and will include films about Hmong identity, immigrant stories, and the wars that spurred their migration. Muoacheupao says it's a particularly important time for the Hmong community, which is marking its 40th …

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Wausau Police and school leaders reach out to Hmong community
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At that forum, some people asked officials to reach out more to the Hmong community. Thursday night, detectives gave the same presentation to Hmong families with the help of a translator. "I think any opportunity to reach out with different people and …

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'Few Know the Blood We Shed,' Say Seattle's Hmong Farmers
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“From here on, they're all Hmong farmers,” he says. “Everybody knows everybody.” Cha, 40, is a coordinator with Washington State University's Small Farms program. He has worked with a lot of Hmong farmers on business and marketing skills. But behind …

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Meet one of Detroit's last remaining Hmong families
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After the first wave of Hmong families settled in Osborn, the Detroit Public High School had a student body that was, according to one former teacher, one-third Hmong. After high school, Richard Chang got married, found a job, and started a family. In …

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Hmong traveling exhibit celebrates 40 years after Laos
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About 300 Hmong came to Will C. Wood Middle School in south Sacramento on Sunday to preview four new exhibits of photos and artifacts chronicling their recent history: “Hmong in Laos”; “The CIA's Secret War against the Communists”; “Refugee Camp …

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SUAB HMONG NEWS:  News on Hmong inside Laos as 04/16/2015
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Special News on Hmong inside Laos as April 16, 2015: 1. Car accident 2. A Hmong-Lao hitting and threat to kill a Hmong-American in side Laos. 3. How to help when see accident on the road…

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Hmong life in Madison
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Forty years ago, the first group of Hmong immigrants left their homes and families in Southeast Asia for an uncertain future in the United States. Desperate to escape persecution in the aftermath of the Vietnam War, refugees from Laos, Cambodia and …

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Once the newcomers, Hmong community helps new immigrants to Minnesota
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MINNEAPOLIS — When Yusuf Ali hosted a dinner to launch a new Somali community nonprofit, he brought in a Hmong attorney as the keynote speaker. When Ehtaw Dwee needed advice on keeping his kids connected to their Karen heritage, he turned to a …

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HUD: Champlin landlord rejected Hmong family, noting mom's limited English
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A Twin Cities property manager refused to rent to Hmong family members, trying to charge them for translation expenses and pointing to language limitations for rejecting them as tenants, according to allegations filed by the federal Department of …

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SUAB HMONG NEWS:  Exclusive with Vince Lee about his wife in Laos
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Neng Xiong, News Correspondent for Suab Hmong News, exclusive phone interview Vince Lee on how he married his wife in Laos and how she ran away to marry Ge Yang (Zeb Yaj), the man who …

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Hmong parents briefed on cyber security at forum
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The father didn't know where his son had been, said D.C. Everest Area School District Hmong Liaison Touhoua Yang, translating part of an extended conversation among attendees. Some attendees chalked up the soccer incident to a miscommunication.

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St. Paul psychologist honored at Hmong conference this weekend
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A: Yes, there's a lot of stigma in the general community, and there's even more stigma in the Hmong community. The way we do mental health in this country has been developed for a certain demographic, so when you have people coming from another …

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Minnesota man kidnapped teen and tried to force her into traditional Hmong …
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Xiong and his parents say they wanted the girl and Xiong to marry in the Hmong tradition. The girl, who has not been identified because she is a minor, told police that Xiong was her 'boyfriend' and that they got into a physical argument over the …

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'We Are Hmong Minnesota' exhibit opens at the Minnesota History Center
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“I'm really excited that Minnesota has recognized Hmong Americans and they're allowing us to put this exhibit here,” said Chue Vue, St. Paul School Board member. “We have been in this country four about 40 years now, and we have made our imprints here.

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Federal court beat: Number of Hmong attorneys growing in Minnesota
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That's according to Adam Yang, past president of the Hmong American Bar Association. “I think it's great,” says Yang. “We are becoming more American.” Yang, 44, is an attorney in the Hennepin County Public Defenders Office, where he's been since 2001.

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Twin Cities Hmong community seeks help in closing achievement gap
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Recent research conducted by the Twin Cities-based Hmong National Development, Inc. indicates that Hmong students in early education score two standard deviations below the national average on reading assessments. That gap follows these students …

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"The Plight of the Hmong" presentation April 8 at WSU
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Xiong is the founding director of the Center for Hmong Studies and professor of American government, political science and Hmong Studies at Concordia University, St. Paul. He has served on many political boards, and became the first Hmong person to be …

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