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Chinese immigration: A changing identity

By 2004, Chinese-Canadian identity combines old and new world traditions.

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Digital Archives - Chinese immigration: Going to church for 'Canadianization'May 21, 2004 | 7:30Digital Archives Chinese immigration: Going to church for 'Canadianization' Audio
Digital Archives Chinese immigration: Going to church for 'Canadianization' May 21, 2004 | 7:30In 2004, many new Chinese immigrants are going to Canadian churches to learn English and meet Canadian friends.
Digital Archives - Chinese immigration: A changing identityMay 18, 2004 | 6:53Digital Archives Chinese immigration: A changing identity Audio
Digital Archives Chinese immigration: A changing identity May 18, 2004 | 6:53By 2004, Chinese-Canadian identity combines old and new world traditions.
Digital Archives - Chinese immigration: Not giving upMay 9, 2003 | 1:59Digital Archives Chinese immigration: Not giving up Video
Digital Archives Chinese immigration: Not giving up May 9, 2003 | 1:59The Chinese community continues to fight for head tax redress, with the help of some very prominent Canadians.
Digital Archives - Vivienne Poy on Asian Heritage MonthMay 7, 2002 | 3:11Digital Archives Vivienne Poy on Asian Heritage Month Video
Digital Archives Vivienne Poy on Asian Heritage Month May 7, 2002 | 3:11Canada's first Chinese-Canadian senator discusses her work on Asian Heritage Month.
Digital Archives - Chinese immigration: Demanding justiceJul 11, 2001 | 2:20Digital Archives Chinese immigration: Demanding justice Video
Digital Archives Chinese immigration: Demanding justice Jul 11, 2001 | 2:20A group of Chinese-Canadians is looking for redress for damage done by the head tax.
Digital Archives - Why refugees fled: The fall of SaigonMay 1, 2000 | 2:37Digital Archives Why refugees fled: The fall of Saigon Video
Digital Archives Why refugees fled: The fall of Saigon May 1, 2000 | 2:37Refugee Francis Win remembers the arrival of the North Vietnamese communists in Saigon.
Digital Archives - Refugees looking back, 25 years laterApr 29, 2000 | 2:37Digital Archives Refugees looking back, 25 years later Video
Digital Archives Refugees looking back, 25 years later Apr 29, 2000 | 2:37In the year 2000, a reunion in Ottawa between refugees and their sponsors. And Peter Tran looks back at 25 years in Canada.
Digital Archives - Chinese immigration: The personal impact of racismJun 22, 1999 | 1:53Digital Archives Chinese immigration: The personal impact of racism Video
Digital Archives Chinese immigration: The personal impact of racism Jun 22, 1999 | 1:53Chinese-Canadian Gim Wong reflects on a very sad incident from his childhood.
Digital Archives - Chinese immigration: Not welcome anymoreJun 27, 1997 | 5:48Digital Archives Chinese immigration: Not welcome anymore Video
Digital Archives Chinese immigration: Not welcome anymore Jun 27, 1997 | 5:48The Chinese were instrumental in building Canada's railway, but were no longer welcome after it was done.
Digital Archives - Chinese-Canadians get the vote in 1947May 15, 1997 | 5:26Digital Archives Chinese-Canadians get the vote in 1947 Video
Digital Archives Chinese-Canadians get the vote in 1947 May 15, 1997 | 5:26Chinese-Canadians serve in the Second World War and subsequently get the right to vote.
Digital Archives - Chinese immigration: Chinatown digMay 19, 1996 | 2:47Digital Archives Chinese immigration: Chinatown dig Video
Digital Archives Chinese immigration: Chinatown dig May 19, 1996 | 2:47Archaeologists are digging up parts of Vancouver's old Chinatown to uncover elements of the past.
Digital Archives - Returning to Vietnam, 15 years laterApr 18, 1994 | 3:10Digital Archives Returning to Vietnam, 15 years later Video
Digital Archives Returning to Vietnam, 15 years later Apr 18, 1994 | 3:10A report by CBC reporter Patrick Brown on the return home by some Vietnamese refugees.
Digital Archives - Lawyer a champion for Chinese immigrantsFeb 24, 1992 | 5:22Digital Archives Lawyer a champion for Chinese immigrants Video
Digital Archives Lawyer a champion for Chinese immigrants Feb 24, 1992 | 5:22Toronto lawyer Gary Yee helps Chinese immigrants adjust to Canada, and fights for head tax redress.
Digital Archives - Chinese immigration: The Hong Kong influxMar 13, 1990 | 10:17Digital Archives Chinese immigration: The Hong Kong influx Audio
Digital Archives Chinese immigration: The Hong Kong influx Mar 13, 1990 | 10:17Wealthy Hong Kong immigrants flock to Canada, making waves in Vancouver society.
Digital Archives - Sri Lankan migrants rescued off NewfoundlandAug 11, 1986 | 2:45Digital Archives Sri Lankan migrants rescued off Newfoundland Video
Digital Archives Sri Lankan migrants rescued off Newfoundland Aug 11, 1986 | 2:45Fishing boats come to the aid of more than 150 people adrift in two crowded lifeboats in the Atlantic.

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