7/1/2019 Research paper for Comp. - Google Docs 1/4 Young 1 Angela Young Mr. Kienitz Compositions Block 4 4 April 2018 The History of the Hmong Geology The Hmong community has been known since the 18th century. Although, Hmong have been around since the ancient time, their stories were told through myths and folktales. Hmong have been losing their true stories into myths and folktales because as their generations goes on, each generation forgets to tell details from the true story. These folktales and myths are true, but Hmong keep forgetting the true sides. The Hmong culture have changed from living in China, Southeast Asia and North America. The origin of Hmong is the Huang River, China. Hmong has lived in China for the longest time in their history or is said to be, however conflict arose and war began. During the war, Hmong lost to the Chinese because they out populated the Hmongs. After their lost, their language was striped from them and they could only speak Chinese. The Chinese would execute any Hmong who would try to use their own language or try to teach their kids Hmong. Hmong were forced to hide their language in the patterns drawn on the clothings. “ Hmong were all Hmong Green when we were in China. Hmong White only came in when the Hmong lost to the Chinese in the war. Hmong White changed their dilac and the color of their dresses so the Chinese would not know their ethnic. And this
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