TITLE

Canada and the Chinese

PUB. DATE
May 1944
SOURCE
New Republic;5/15/44, Vol. 110 Issue 20, p667
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses an incident of racial discrimination against an American girl of Chinese origin, Janet Jin-Ai Chong, in Canada. Information on the treatment that she got while traveling from New York to Ann Arbor through Canadian territory on a train; Questions that were raised by the Canadian press about the authenticity of the incident; Affidavit by the Chinese girl about the authenticity of the incident; Information on Canadian law that forbids Chinese to enter its borders; Appeal to change that law to ensure the dignity of American citizens traveling through Canada.
ACCESSION #
14673318

 

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