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John tells his children about immigrating to the USA from China in the early 1940’s, adapting to American life, and becoming an American citizen.
Kathy talks about her experiences in the Soviet Union with a student tour in 1968.
I interview my mother about her experience raising her younger siblings after her parents were imprisoned by the East German government. This is a story of strength, perseverance, and overcoming extreme adversity while remaining true to her family and herself.
My grandfather was an undercover informant for the FBI. This storycorp goes into his involvement and what/why he did it.
My grandmother came from a rough childhood during a harsh time, which taught her to appreciate her freedom in the U.S. more. She’s been taught to help others through the faithful humanity shown to her in her beginning journey into...
My mom and I talk about how she met my dad, her wedding day, and how life was different in a foreign country that was under communist rule.
An interview with three generations of women about growing up in communist occupied Korea, the Korean War, and the Korean-American experience.
At the age of seven, Jesse Marino and his family came to America to seek asylum from communism in Cuba. On December 22nd in Toluca Lake, Mia Phillips sat down with her family friend, Jesse Marino(58 years old), to learn...
An interview for my AP world class about my dad's journey escaping Vietnam and starting a new life after the Communists invaded Vietnam.
My grandfather was 10 years old when the Cuban Missile Crisis occurred with the US. So, I decided to ask him about the event and communism itself since he was so close to where it was happening. We also spoke...
Karen Cathers tells her kids, Nikki Pison, Justin Peone, Christina Pappalardo about her childhood growing up with Communist parents during the Cold War, marrying an older man when she was 17, and feeling determined to be a “perfect” mother for...
We talked about communism, what her life has been like and what she desires her future grandchildren will know about her.
My mother immigrating from Russia to the United States and how she shifted cultures.
Berlin Wall coming down
Elizabeth Rosen, 89, talks with her granddaughters Hanna Kanofsky, 21, and Samantha Kanofsky, 23, about growing up with Korean parents in Hawaii and her marriage and family.
During our interview we talked about how Sheron Baratz was in Berlin while Germany was being unified. She talked about what it was like being there during this time period.
I interviewed my mother, who is a Ukrainian immigrant from the Soviet Union. Topics discussed included her experience transitioning to American life and Soviet culture
An interview with my dad Terry Bach, on his life from communist Vietnam to the United States and also discusses his career.
This interview was in Spanish. It talked about the life my mother, Lucia, had in Cuba. The events that occurred, how her father was a doctor and it was very difficult to leave because he was needed in hospitals.
In this interview on November 28, 2018 in Wylie, TX, Kayla Nguyen interviews her mom, Hannah Nguyen, about how it was like growing up in Vietnam. Hannah recounts her childhood memories when she was still living in Vietnam. She also...
My father, Quang, struggled with moving from Vietnam to the United States because of the new language he had to learn and had encountered many problems because of it.
Betty Grebenschikoff, 79, is interviewed by her daughter Jennifer Grebenschikoff, 58.
I interview Diana Truong about her experience in Vietnam during the Vietnam War, leaving Vietnam and life in the United States.
In this interview, conducted in December 3, 2017, Raluca Narita interviews her father (age 46) about his childhood, immigration to America and life experience in general. Mr. Narita speaks about life in a communist country and his career both in...