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“I Am America”: Episode 3, Chenu Lo – “From Homeland to Promised Land”

Today, in Episode three a story entitled, “Homeland to Promise Land.” In this case, the homeland is Laos, a nation state in Indochina that borders Vietnam. 200 more words

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Diversity Art Show

Come visit the Diversity Art show exhibition at CSU, Chico. I have three works with other fellow artist in the gallery. The location is at Kendall hall in the Lew D Oliver Gallery.   121 more words


To the Men Who Broke the Woman Who Just Loved Loving You.

How do I say this in a way that you will hear me? Hear me pleading for the Hmong women who didn’t know better and could only do the best they could to love you. 969 more words

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Hmong Tattoo Crew is live!

The Hmong Tattoo Crew’s page is live on Northern Spark! is gearing up for the June 10th Northern Spark 2017 event.

The Team will be interviewing four Hmong tattoo artists and over 30 individuals with Hmong inspired tattoos. 75 more words


012: Happiness

In episode #012, historian Kong Pha (pha98523@gmail.com)  joins the co-hosts of #hoochim to talk about Choua Xiong, an elderly Hmong woman who was bitten by Coon Rapids’ police k9 and the community response to this incident; Hmong people, identity politics, and politics; Hmong LGBTQ and our narratives and happiness; and what Kong Pha is up to. 139 more words


Mountains, mist and H'Mong: the ethereal appeal of Sapa

Sapa town was founded by the French in 1922 as a hill station and colonial holiday spot. This view from the lake is serene. Possibly this is how Sapa looked almost 100 years ago. 1,606 more words


Burning Love

She threatened me. I was in the backyard of my home in Oakdale, Minnesota. I usually ran outside on my own to have fun, but once I got into the middle of the yard I could feel her presence. 595 more words