Tuesday, May 9, 2017

2 New Videos: Internment Camp and Chinese Exclusion Act

Learn From History
                    Two New Videos

(1) Internment Camp from Today's NY Times: 
          THE DAILY 360

Alexander Thompson for The New York Times. Technology by Samsung.

Please turn up the volume of your computer and that of the video.  The voice is very low, perhaps saddened by the crushing experience.  Please click below:

(2) The Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882, a PBS documentary:
    Click here :   https://vimeo.com/212649865/c9bf68d8bd 
You need to use this password: CEA410, which unfortunately has a time limit.  Hopefully, it is still valid when you use it.  If it's not, don't worry.   It'll soon be aired publicly.  
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