Dear Birth Mother…

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An adoption social worker shares her burning questions, hopes, and dreams in a letter to her unknown birth mother in China.

Lost Riches: Facebook family unearths Filipino Chinese origins

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A young family historian joins forces with over 300 Chinoy relatives to solve the mystery of their Chinese surname, Yap.

The Beginnings of Borders: 8 Countries with Anti-Chinese Immigration Laws

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Some of the world’s earliest restrictive migration laws were targeted against Chinese people. Here’s what your ancestors were up against…

Whence came the Hakka

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An exploration of Hakka roots and identity
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