Vietnamese-American Men Place Strict Rules on Men Returning to Homeland

The trouble for Richie Hoang begins every time he prepares to return to his homeland. The required visa from the Vietnamese embassy is never an issue. The “second visa” can be problematic, especially if the relationship is already on shaky ground. It’s that “third visa” – from his older brother, worried, that he will stray over there – that required the most diplomatic of skills.