Loa’s Kathy Triệu is back with another modern refugee story -- one that chronicles the journey of two strong-willed Vietnamese mothers, Trần Thị Lụa and Trần Thị Thanh Loan. They recount how several attempts to flee Việt Nam for Australia led them instead to a detention center in Indonesia.
Today on our episode: a tale of persecution, escape, and ultimately, refuge. And: dolls amidst the stark backdrop of a prison cell.
A Look Inside - Not Fleeing War, But Persecution: One Man’s Tale of Escape from Today’s Việt Nam
On the Record - Little Dolls From Prison Carry a Big Message