In San Francisco, the annual celebration will culminate with the Chinese New Year Parade on Feb. 15.
President’s Chinatown speech interrupted by audience members who appealed for an end to deportations.
By Caitlin Esch and Rachael Marcus San Francisco Chinatown merchants and community leaders met with officials from the California Department of Fish and Wildlife this week after several local businesses were cited for selling off their supply of now-banned shark fins. There has been confusion since California passed a law in 2011 banning the trade, […]
Congressional action and non-action on the DREAM Act is the big immigration story today, but a local event occurred as well: Community activist and ex-con Eddy Zheng was at the Ninth Circuit Court to appeal an order for his deportation to China. At issue, according to Kyung Jin Lee, KQED’s reporter at the hearing, is […]