Ng Poon Chew - Author Publisher and Advocate for Chinese American Civil Rights

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This edition of Lost Voices from unsung entrepreneurs looks at Ng Poon Chew, an entrepreneur and social activist. Ng Poon Chew immigrated to the US in 1881 at the age of 14. He was an author, publisher and advocate for Chinese American civil rights. He published the first Chinese language daily newspaper to be printed outside of China. UC Santa Barbara theater student Martin Wong performs with the coaching of Fang He, IHC Research Fellow at UC Santa Barbara. Series: "Innovator Stories: Creating Something from Nothing" [Humanities] [Business] [Show ID: 34906]

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