Civil Rights Suite: Exploring the History of the Chinese American Fight for Equality


Subject:
California: History , United States History , Asian Americans , Chinese Americans

Description:
Collection of sites featuring materials that "examine the historical impact of the Chinese American fight for equality on our society." Topics include the Chinese of California, "Remembering 1882" (when "Congress passed the nation's first major immigration legislation -- a law to prevent people of Chinese descent from entering the United States"), and Chinese American actions to defend American citizenship and challenge discriminatory laws. From the Chinese American Society of America.

Publisher:
Chinese American Society of America

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.civilrightssuite.org/


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