American Civil Rights & the Chinese Exclusion Laws
Uncovering, Understanding and Sharing Our American Story
Remembering Chinese American Veterans
On November 13th, 2022, 2:00 pm-3pm ET.
Join us for a presentation by Russ Low on his publication The American Crew in I Street Conference Center. See registration details on our calendar.
Mahjong Game Event
On November 18th, 2022, 2:00pm – 4:00pm ET
Join us for a fun community bonding event by playing Mahjong at George Mason University in Horizon Hall Room 5018!
See details on our calendar.
Please fill out this survey from the event, "The State of Chinese Americans: National Survey Launch" hosted by Columbia University and the Committee of 100. You can complete the survey by clicking this box. This project will be the most in-depth survey conducted on the Chinese American community and we need you to make that happen. If you'd like to see the PowerPoint from the event for more information, copy and paste this link: https://committee100.us9.list-manage.com/track/click?u=8164f0f2863a791d891363b95&id=88ddf7ba9f&e=1f356350b8 .
Messages from the Exec's Desk
1882’s Happy Holidays and New Year 2023
January 1, 2023
Dear Friends: I can’t believe that the year 2022 will soon be over and we start anew. It will be a challenging year, but the heart of our work remains our Talk Story programs. Whether at the Summit Tunnel in California, or at educational workshops in DC and Richmond, or among federal and private financial supporters of heritage and history, we will be guided by Talk Story principles –uncovering our stories, preserving them, and telling them in our own voices across generations…
Lunar New Year Killings Bring Focus to Guns and Mental Health Again
January 27, 2023
There is so much that we do not know about the back-to-back mass killings at Monterey Park and Half Moon Bay, but two elements stand out – guns and mental health. Many people will bring attention (as they already have) to the role of guns. Warnings and calls for action deserve consideration once again, and again with another mass, senseless killing, continuously once more…