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Video: Almaz Y. on adapting to Chicago’s climate

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Almaz Y. talks about settling in Chicago and the difficulties of dealing with Chicago’s weather.

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Video: Almaz Y. on staying connected to other Ethiopians

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Almaz Y. talks about how she says connected to other Ethiopians and Africans in Chicago.

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Video: Almaz Y. on community organizing in Chicago

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Almaz Y. talks about how the Ethiopian community in Chicago became organized.

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Video: Almaz Y. describes her challenges as a refugee

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Almaz Y. describes the challenges she faced as a new refugee in Chicago in the early 1980s.

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Video: Almaz Y. talks about stereotypes of Ethiopia

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Almaz Y. talks about how Ethiopian restaurants have changed Chicagoans’ perceptions of Ethiopia and Ethiopians.

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Video: Almaz Y. explains why she came to Chicago

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Almaz Y., owner of an Ethiopian restaurant, talks about how she came to Chicago as a refugee in 1982.

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