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8 Portraits Of Refugees That Will Help You Understand The Refugee Experience

Original story at BuzzFeed• 5 mentions • 3 months ago

BuzzFeed 3 months ago

 
What happens after you come to the United States if you’re a refugee? How do you assimilate? Photographer Brandon Hill attempts to answer those questions through his new photo series titled “The Displaced.” Working with World Relief Seattle, he photographed refugees from various countries who are participating in a class in Seattle that helps people adjust to life in the United States. “Each refugee story is entirely unique. And they all feel varied degrees of gratefulness for being in a safe country, while many still miss their family members terribly,” says Hill. “Despite seeing some horrors of humanity, their hope ...
 
 
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18 Mar
UN Refugee Agency @Refugees
RT @MissMahoo: What happens after you come to the United States if you’re a refugee? How do you assimilate? https://t.co/9nSqlx98mD
10 Mar
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"That’s why I love America. There is room for us all.” Portraits of #refugees in the United States: https://t.co/LiqvlkS3mA
10 Mar
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09 Mar
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“Each refugee story is entirely unique. And they all feel varied degrees of gratefulness for being in a safe country"https://t.co/GzUW2gBraG