Natan's story starts in Vietnam where he grew up surrounded by the violence of the Vietnam War.
Al and his family escaped from Cuba on the "Freedom Flights" that occurred after Castro's takeover.
During the Cultural Revolution, Ruihua (Hua) was sent to live in Mao's work camps, enduring a decade of hard labor.
Jim grew up in Riga, Latvia, under communism.
Meta lived in the Netherlands during WWII
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