How The Child of Chinese Immigrants Led the Charge for Birthright Citizenship in the U.S.
A new clip from “The Chinese Exclusion Act,” an upcoming PBS documentary, highlights how Wong Kim Ark took his battle for American citizenship to the Supreme Court.
New Report Shines Light on Early Campaigns Against Chinese Entrepreneurs
White-led city governments and labor unions across the country pushed laws through the late 1800s and early 1900s to restrict Chinese-American restaurateurs.
Senate Apologizes for Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882
The U.S. Senate issues an apology for banning Chinese immigrants from the country during the Gold Rush.