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Feds Raid Alleged 'Maternity Tourism' Hotels That Help Pregnant Foreign Women Give Birth In U.S.

Reuters | Steve Gorman | Posted 03.03.2015 | Crime

LOS ANGELES, March 3 (Reuters) - Federal agents raided about 20 Southern California locations on Tuesday suspected of involvement in "maternity touris...

Braden Goyette

How Racism Created America's Chinatowns | Braden Goyette | Posted 11.12.2014 | Politics

Last month, a San Francisco tour guide was caught in a racist rant about the city's Chinatown, berating residents for "eating turtles and frogs" and ...

Matt Sheehan

Can Chinese Millionaires Save San Francisco's Poorest Neighborhood? | Matt Sheehan | Posted 09.18.2014 | World

SAN FRANCISCO -- When Sir Paul McCartney rocked out for 49,000 fans at San Francisco’s historic Candlestick Park last week, it marked the stadium’...

San Francisco Chinatown: A Guide to Its History and Architecture: An Excerpt

Philip P. Choy | Posted 08.01.2012 | San Francisco
Philip P. Choy

The arrival of the Chinese in the United States toward the end of the 1840s was part of an intricate political and economic relationship between Asia and America. San Francisco became the main point of entry for Chinese immigrants.