Asian Americans

‘If You Were in That Circle, You Are Going to Be Arrested’

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Laureen Chew joined the Third World Liberation Front to fight for ethnic studies and educational equity. In 1968, they mounted the longest campus strike in U.S. history. Laureen and a generation of young Asian Americans, many who were first-generation college students, were forever changed.

Aired: 04/21/20

Rating: NR

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PBS and WETA Announce ASIAN AMERICANS

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PBS and WETA Announce ASIAN AMERICANS

“As America’s home for documentaries, PBS is committed to telling stories that illuminate and celebrate the rich diversity of our country,” said Paula Kerger, PBS President and CEO. “We are proud to share this important series with our audiences, and to deepen understanding about the extraordinary impact of...

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