The Asian American Press discussed with two Karen community leaders about hardships and successes of the Karen community in Minnesota.
There are about 6,000 Karens living in Minnesota. The largest populations are in St. Paul and Roseville while there are also significant numbers living in Worthington, Austin, Eveleth, Faribault, and Marshall.
On speaking about how far Karens have come in their adopted state, “Karens are doing well and appreciate the support they receive from the public and non-profit agencies in Minnesota.”
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