Gaylord News

Red Dirt Refuge: How refugees are making Oklahoma their home

Red Dirt Refuge: How refugees are making Oklahoma their home

Gaylord Documentary Team

May 18, 2017

When people think about places in the United States that are impacted by refugees, Oklahoma probably doesn’t cross their minds. Oklahoma first saw an influx of refugees during the Vietnam war when thousands of Vietnamese families came to the United States escaping violence. Since the 1970s, Vietnamese r...

Gaylord News, a news service of the University of Oklahoma Gaylord College.