William Schoellkopf loved this blog and wanted to share

The story of Eh Kaw Htoo, a Karen refugee from Myanmar — a man who “extolled the redneck’s work ethic” and helped build a community of 150 Karens who sustain one another by living frugally and sharing the bounty of the land in the rural community of Comer, Georgia.

via Living the American Dream in Comer, Georgia: The Garden of Refugees — Longreads

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