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The Chinese Diaspora

There are an estimated 40 million people of Chinese descent who live outside of China.

Chinese Immigrants on the Transcontinental Railroad
Chinese immigrants played a major role in the building of one of America's most important railroads.

Jeremy Lin
Learn about Jeremy Lin, the first basketball player of Chinese or Taiwanese descent to play in the N.B.A.

A Short History of the Chinese in Cuba
Chinese Migration to Cuba Explained

Profile of Steven Chu, Nominee for Energy Secretary
Profile of Nobel prize winner Steven Chu, U.S. President-elect Obama's choice for Secretary of the Energy Department

Profile of Chen Shui-bian
A profile of Chen Shui-bian, former president of Taiwan

Profile of Ma Ying-jeou
A profile of Ma Ying-jeou, President of Taiwan.

Chinatowns Around the World

Chinese Diaspora Sources

China History Forum: Overseas Chinese

Organization of Chinese Americans

The World Journal: Largest Chinese Newspaper in North America

Chinatowns Around the World

Chinese Diaspora Sources

China History Forum: Overseas Chinese

Organization of Chinese Americans

The World Journal: Largest Chinese Newspaper in North America

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