Iraqi refugee flees death threats and builds life in Chicago
Chicagoan Yaghdan Hameid is the reason Kirk Johnson started The List Project. After working as a program officer with USAID in Baghdad, Yaghdan realized his partnership with the U.S. government was putting his family's life in danger. After a specific death threat, he and his wife relocated to Chicago’s Western suburbs. Now they have a young child and are starting to build a new life. Yaghdan shares his story.