Chinese and Indigenous History & Relationships in Canada

Chinese and Indigenous History & Relationships in Canada

Chinese & Indigenous People’s Relationships Chinese and Indigenous communities have shared histories. We faced hardships together while mining for gold in the British Columbia gold rush and experiencing the rugged Canadian weather and terrain. According to...
Head Tax & Exclusion

Head Tax & Exclusion

Head Tax & Exclusion Discrimination against the Chinese began early in Canada’s history. While Chinese were present in Canada even before Confederation, in 1867, arriving in the thousands nearly a decade earlier for the Fraser Valley gold rush, they were...