• Troubled Odyssey of Vietnamese Fishermen


    THE STORY keeps changing even as I write, eluding my grasp like a handful of smoke. But let me tell you what I’ve learned, to this point anyway, about the extraordinary group of survivors I call the wanderers from Vung Tau—a people with the special knack of always riding the last wave out to freedom. Composing but a single thread in the vast unraveling tapestry of humanity to flow out of Southeast Asia in the past six years, this close-knit […]

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