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Resources: Hmong News Media in the Twin Cities

A recent Slate article revealed that after English and Spanish, Hmong is the third most common language in Minnesota. It’s no accident, then, that there are several Hmong-language news outlets in the Twin Cities. To make finding Hmong news easier, I compiled

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Hmong Cultural Center

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Located in St. Paul St. Paul’s Hmong Cultural Center (HCC) was founded in 1992, and was the Midwestern United States’ first Hmong cultural center. The HCC mission statement reads: “To promote the personal development of children, youth, and adults through

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University of Minnesota’s Vietnamese Student Association


Since 1976, the Vietnamese Student Association of Minnesota (VSAM) has been a registered student organization at the University of Minnesota. The VSAM’s objective is to preserve and promote Vietnamese culture, history, and traditions at the university and to provide support

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