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The Chinatown Files

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Explores the legacy of McCarthyism on the Chinese American community. Chinese Americans who were hunted down, jailed, and targeted for deportation speak out on how they and their friends were investigated and persecuted by U.S. government agents during the McCarthy anti-Communist witch-hunts of the 1950s. Presents stories by Henry Chin, Maurice Chuck, Connie Hwans, Him Mark Lai, Kathy and Rolland Lowe, and Eleanor Wong Telemaque.

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