Vinh Nguyen http://iowapublicradio.org en Being in Iowa: Southeast Asian: Boat People http://iowapublicradio.org/post/being-iowa-southeast-asian-boat-people <p>A few years after former Governor Robert Ray found a home in Iowa for the Tai Dam refugees of Laos, he did the same thing for another group who was seeking sanctuary. These were the “boat people”, most of them from Vietnam, who risked everything on the high seas to escape communism.</p><p></p> Tue, 14 Aug 2012 00:00:00 +0000 Rob Dillard 6133 at http://iowapublicradio.org Being in Iowa: Southeast Asian: Boat People