Doualy Xaykaothao http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Run River North Stays The Course — And Finds Success http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/run-river-north-stays-course-and-finds-success <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qBjfiTGu1jk</p> Sat, 05 Oct 2013 10:58:00 +0000 Doualy Xaykaothao 30438 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Run River North Stays The Course — And Finds Success Cambodian Americans Celebrate New Year, But Honor Grim History http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/cambodian-americans-celebrate-new-year-honor-grim-history Transcript <p>SCOTT SIMON, HOST: <p>Today in Long Beach, California, Cambodian-Americans are celebrating their new year with traditional foods, dance and songs. But the festivities also coincide with the anniversary of the Cambodian genocide. During the Khmer Rouge's reign of terror between 1975 and 1979, cities were emptied and nearly one-fourth of the population was executed, starved or worked to death. Doualy Xaykaothao reports.<p>DOUALY XAYKAOTHAO, BYLINE: The Communist Party of Kampuchea officially took control of Cambodia 38 years ago during Khmer New Year. Sat, 27 Apr 2013 10:48:00 +0000 Doualy Xaykaothao 25856 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org