chinese exclusion act
For some reason, the Supreme Court nominee was unable to say whether the case that upheld the discriminatory immigration law was incorrect.
The Chinese Exclusion Act barely gets mentioned in U.S. history classes. A new PBS documentary from directors Ric Burns and Li-Shin Yu could change that.
Those histories offer a clear and helpful way to think about these current debates.
Eat all the bao, but recognize the history of indentured servitude behind it.
Asian immigrants have long been treated as economic and national security threats. Experts are calling for a stop to it.
"The Chinese Exclusion Act gave way to America as the 'gate-keeping nation.'"
“This topic is painful for me because I am an immigrant. My parents are immigrants. I represent a district filled with immigrants.”
“Men make their own history, but they do not make it as they please; they do not make it under self-selected circumstances
We can be more effective in our arguments about the Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882 and the Japanese American internment during World War II.
Chinese immigrants weren't always welcomed in Mexico, but they made it their home.