Koreans, Hispanics Work for Harmony - washingtonpost.com

This is an interesting article about the relationship (and class issues) between these two migrant groups in Northern Virginia.

Koreans, Hispanics Work for Harmony - washingtonpost.com

In the Washington area, Koreans make up the largest category of Asian-owned firms. The number of Korean-owned businesses in the region grew by 21 percent between 1997 and 2002, according to the latest Census Bureau figures. In a tight labor market, with unemployment around 3 percent, these business owners have turned to Hispanic workers to bag the groceries and stock shelves, reserving the cashier and top manager jobs for Koreans.

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