Discrimination Against Asian Immigrants

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There is an extensive list of how this country tried to keep out the Asian immigrants. It did not seem to stop them, they were determined to come to America and stay here. Despite the fact that the United States discriminated against the Asian population, during World War I, they served in the war. Due to their service, they were awarded naturalization. The 1917 Immigration Act could not even help the Asians, due to the Gentleman’s Act and the Tydings-McDuffies Act of 1934 banned the Filipinos (Asian American History TImeline,

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