Vietnamese farmers in New<br />
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Village de l’Est, New Orleans, Louisiana

Hurricane Katrina wrecked Village de l’Est in 2005, but this community’s ability to grow food in their own backyards and community spaces made recovery rapid. Father Luke holds produce as an older woman continues to harvest her plot.