What China’s post-war refugee exodus tells us about refugee crises today – author Helen Zia

//What China’s post-war refugee exodus tells us about refugee crises today – author Helen Zia

What China’s post-war refugee exodus tells us about refugee crises today – author Helen Zia

What do American writer Amy Tan, Tung Chee-hwa, Hong Kong’s first head of government under Chinese rule, and former Hong Kong chief secretaries for administration Henry Tang Ying-yen and Anson Chan Fang On-sang have in common? Their parents all fled China in 1948 and 1949 as the communists were about to take power.Author and Fulbright scholar Helen Zia says that, at a time when migrant crises are rarely out of the news, these successful children of refugees make an important point.“There’s a…

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