“In Cambodia, we have a saying: you can cut the grass above the ground, but rain will fall, winds will blow, and it will come back alive. If you want it gone – really, truly forever gone, you have to dig out the root. That’s exactly what the Khmer Rouge tried to do. It wasn’t enough to kill us. They had to dig up our roots.”
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By Sida Lei with Monica Boothe