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Cuisine: Population Loss and Ethiopian Cuisine

cuisine: Shops selling Ethiopian cuisine opened, and employers snapped up workers from Myanmar and South Sudan, according to Vancouver Courier. More than 12,000 refugees arrived in the area in 10 years, helping stymie decades of dizzying population loss.article continues below Trending Stories Victoria mom desperate for second kidney after heartbreaking transplant result Hot Dog Water returns in protest to Vancouver's 'In Goop Health' wellness summit Vancouver election results made official GoFund Me set up for woman brutally assaulted in East Vancouver But as the Trump administration throttles the flow of refugees into the United States and the president increases his anti-immigration rhetoric ahead of the midterm elections, Buffalo and other cities that rely on the new arrivals are beginning to feel the pinch. Blighted blocks were tidied up by new arrivals from Iraq. The number of refugees coming into Buffalo now is stalled and that hurts not only my business, but other businesses in town, said Larry Christ, chief operating officer of lighting manufacturer Lite Lab, where six languages are spoken on the assembly floor. Big, burgeoning cities like San Diego and Dallas accept more refugees, but their arrival can resonate more in smaller, shrinking cities like Buffalo and Syracuse. Like a car, you need gas to fuel movement forward. ( As reported in the news.