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Finn Slough is a small community founded by Finnish fishermen in the 1890's. For over one hundred years, this community has suffered extensively from social marginalization for a number of reasons including, but not limited to: their language, Finland's close association with Russia, lack of requirement to pay property taxes, and strong socialist leanings which lends itself to tight communities. Despite attempts to learn English in an effort to assimilate itself into the rest of the...
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