Chinese Exclusion Act - Enacted between 1882 and 1924, the Chinese Exclusion Laws severely restricted the immigration, naturalization, and land ownership (among other things) of people of Chinese descent. The Chinese are the only racial group ever specifically banned from the United States.

Chinese Exclusion Act - Enacted between 1882 and 1924, the Chinese Exclusion Laws severely restricted the immigration, naturalization, and land ownership (among other things) of people of Chinese descent. The Chinese are the only racial group ever specifically banned from the United States.

HENRY GERBER ~ immigrant and WWI enlistee:  Championed the plight of gays in American society.  In 1924, inspired by the work of Magnus Hirschfeld’s Scientific-Humanitarian Committee to overturn anti-homosexual German laws, he founded the SOCIETY FOR HUMAN RIGHTS in Chicago. It was the first American homosexual rights organization and a precursor to the modern gay-liberation movement. The group published a newsletter, “Friendship and Freedom,” the first U.S. documented gay rights…

HENRY GERBER ~ immigrant and WWI enlistee: Championed the plight of gays in American society. In 1924, inspired by the work of Magnus Hirschfeld’s Scientific-Humanitarian Committee to overturn anti-homosexual German laws, he founded the SOCIETY FOR HUMAN RIGHTS in Chicago. It was the first American homosexual rights organization and a precursor to the modern gay-liberation movement. The group published a newsletter, “Friendship and Freedom,” the first U.S. documented gay rights…

Enacted between 1882 and 1924, the Chinese Exclusion Laws severely restricted the immigration, naturalization, and land ownership (among other things) of people of Chinese descent. The Chinese are the only racial group ever specifically banned from the United States.

Enacted between 1882 and 1924, the Chinese Exclusion Laws severely restricted the immigration, naturalization, and land ownership (among other things) of people of Chinese descent. The Chinese are the only racial group ever specifically banned from the United States.

Will the Dream Act become a reality? Will we see comprehensive reform this year? This board provides answers and offers an overview of the whole Immigration issue.

Will the Dream Act become a reality? Will we see comprehensive reform this year? This board provides answers and offers an overview of the whole Immigration issue.

AttorneyY.C. Hong at work at his desk at 445 Ginling Way, LA New Chinatown, Circa: 1938-1940.  Hong was the first Chinese-American to graduate in law from University of Southern California (U.S.C.) and first to pass the bar exam to practice law in California in 1924-1925. Y. C. Hong worked tirelessly to defend Chinese immigration and Chinese American civil rights. America's foremost Chinese attorney, Hong was the son of 19th century immigrants. His father worked in railroad construction.

AttorneyY.C. Hong at work at his desk at 445 Ginling Way, LA New Chinatown, Circa: 1938-1940. Hong was the first Chinese-American to graduate in law from University of Southern California (U.S.C.) and first to pass the bar exam to practice law in California in 1924-1925. Y. C. Hong worked tirelessly to defend Chinese immigration and Chinese American civil rights. America's foremost Chinese attorney, Hong was the son of 19th century immigrants. His father worked in railroad construction.

The law that will work is merely the summing up in legislative form of the moral judgement that the community has already reached. Woodrow Wilson (1856 - 1924) www.advocateselvakumar.com

The law that will work is merely the summing up in legislative form of the moral judgement that the community has already reached. Woodrow Wilson (1856 - 1924) www.advocateselvakumar.com

Sessions Gave Unqualified Praise for a 1924 Immigration Law - The Atlantic

Jeff Sessions's Unqualified Praise for a 1924 Immigration Law

Sessions Gave Unqualified Praise for a 1924 Immigration Law - The Atlantic

Russell died at her home in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on June 6, 1922, shortly after a completing a fact-finding mission to Europe on behalf of President Warren Harding. The mission was to investigate the increase in immigration. She recommended a five-year moratorium on immigration, and her findings were instrumental in a 1924 immigration reform law. She suffered apparently minor injuries on the return trip, which led to complications, and she died after ten days of illness. She was buried…

Russell died at her home in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on June 6, 1922, shortly after a completing a fact-finding mission to Europe on behalf of President Warren Harding. The mission was to investigate the increase in immigration. She recommended a five-year moratorium on immigration, and her findings were instrumental in a 1924 immigration reform law. She suffered apparently minor injuries on the return trip, which led to complications, and she died after ten days of illness. She was buried…

By Diana Strahl President Coolidge signed a law that  called the Immigration Act of 1924 that said only immigrants are allowed in if the nations quota has the money for it. It also excluded Asians from coming in pot the US.

By Diana Strahl President Coolidge signed a law that called the Immigration Act of 1924 that said only immigrants are allowed in if the nations quota has the money for it. It also excluded Asians from coming in pot the US.

political art | 1916 Political Cartoon Entitled The Fine Art Print The power of words

1916 Political Cartoon Entitled The Canvas Print / Canvas Art by Everett

A simple, beautiful statement piece from Ken and Dana! For the text on the necklace Ken and Dana chose the identifier for the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965. This Public Law (PUB.L.) abolished the national-origin quotas that had been in place in the United States since the Immigration Act of 1924

A simple, beautiful statement piece from Ken and Dana! For the text on the necklace Ken and Dana chose the identifier for the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965. This Public Law (PUB.L.) abolished the national-origin quotas that had been in place in the United States since the Immigration Act of 1924

Immigration Act of 1924 - Effects of US Immigration Laws

Immigration Act of 1924 - Effects of US Immigration Laws

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