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Asian Americans

"It Reminds Me I Have a Legacy To Live Up To"

Annie Tan uncovers a dark moment in her family's history.

"It Reminds Me I Have a Legacy To Live Up To"

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Asian Americans

Asian Americans Preview

The history of identity, contributions, and challenges experienced by Asian Americans.

Asian Americans Preview

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Asian Americans

‘We Farmworkers Should Have an Organization of Our Own’

The oft forgotten history of Filipino farmworkers who launched the 1965 grape strike.

‘We Farmworkers Should Have an Organization of Our Own’

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Asian Americans

‘They Liked to Pit the Mexicans Against the Filipinos’

After Filipino farmworkers walked off the grape fields, Mexican workers joined them.

‘They Liked to Pit the Mexicans Against the Filipinos’

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Asian Americans

Tereza Lee Was the Inspiration for the Dream Act

Tereza Lee went from undocumented and afraid to DREAM Act immigrant activist.

Tereza Lee Was the Inspiration for the Dream Act

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Asian Americans

Satsuki Ina Was Born American but Looked Like the Enemy

For Satsuki Ina, the question of loyalty began when she was born behind barbed wire.

Satsuki Ina Was Born American but Looked Like the Enemy

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Asian Americans

Patsy Mink: The First Woman of Color in the U.S. Congress

Patsy Mink, the first woman of color in Congress, paved the way for generations.

Patsy Mink: The First Woman of Color in the U.S. Congress

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Asian Americans

Learning Their Asian American Roots at San Quentin Prison

The Roots Program brings Asian American history to San Quentin prison.

Learning Their Asian American Roots at San Quentin Prison

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Asian Americans

‘I Was Trying to Figure out Who I Was’

Laureen Chew grew up sheltered in Chinatown. The SF State strike changed her forever.

‘I Was Trying to Figure out Who I Was’

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Asian Americans

‘If You Were in That Circle, You Are Going to Be Arrested’

In 1968 San Francisco State students mounted the longest campus strike in US history.

‘If You Were in That Circle, You Are Going to Be Arrested’

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Asian Americans

He Fought in Vietnam, but He Had the Face of the Enemy

Mike Nakayama was an American GI, but he was still seen as the enemy.

He Fought in Vietnam, but He Had the Face of the Enemy

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Asian Americans

Hari Kondabolu Recalls the Perilous Days After 9/11

After 9/11 Hari Kondabolu was treated like a foreigner in his own country.

Hari Kondabolu Recalls the Perilous Days After 9/11

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Asian Americans

For Susan Ahn, WWII Was a Fight for America and Korea

For Korean Americans like Susan Ahn, WWII was a fight to defend both the U.S. and Korea.

For Susan Ahn, WWII Was a Fight for America and Korea

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Asian Americans

The Astonishing Story of the Men Who Built the Railroad

Chinese immigrants who built the railroad were erased from history, but not forgotten.

The Astonishing Story of the Men Who Built the Railroad

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Asian Americans

Asian Immigrants Helped Build the Silicon Valley

Asian American entrepreneurs like Jerry Yang helped build Silicon Valley into a powerhouse

Asian Immigrants Helped Build the Silicon Valley

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Asian Americans

A Louisiana Family Discovers Their South Asian Roots

In segregated America, Indian immigrants found home and family in communities of color.

A Louisiana Family Discovers Their South Asian Roots

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Asian Americans

Asians Were America’s First “Undocumented Immigrants”

The 1882 Chinese Exclusion Act made Asians the nation’s first “undocumented immigrants.”

Asians Were America’s First “Undocumented Immigrants”

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