Tag: Vietnamese immigrants in New Orleans

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Gulf Oil Spill Lands Vietnamese Immigrant Fishermen In Limbo

A language barrier compounds problems for Vietnamese immigrants working in Louisiana’s fishing industry who are suffering from the shutdown of fishing in state waters.

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Immigrant Filmmaker Documents the Rise of Vietnamese-American Political Power in New Orleans

Less than a month ago Anh Joseph Cao was hardly a household name. Then the freshman congressman from Louisiana broke with his party to become the only Republican in the House to vote in favor of the health care reform bill.