By Louis Chan
AsAmNews National Correspondent
Noted Chinese American historian Philip Choy is dead at the age of 90.
The SF Gate reports Choy died Wednesday in the hospital after being diagnosed with cancer earlier this year.
I first became aware of Choy when I saw him on … Read more
Countless Chinese railroad workers in the mid 1800s died building the Transcontinental Railroad. They blasted the Sierra Mountain to pave the way for the railroad, often times not getting out fast enough to escape the impact of the blast.
Despite that, their story is often an afterthought. Their contributions relegated to a sentence or two … Read more