Asian Americans’ U.S. history (A Different Asian American Timeline)

The A Different Asian American Timeline ( showcases a 600-year history of Asian Americans in North America. Quote: “Most Asian American timelines focus only on events related to people who arrived in the United States from Asia. However, that approach paints a misleading picture. It implies that Asian American experiences can be understood in the absence of a broader context of race and capitalism, that the history of a given population can somehow be placed outside the systems of power that organize society.”