Fun Fact: Who China Supported During the Soviet-Afghan War

While minor in comparison to other sides in the war, but Maoists in China officially supported the Afghans rebelling against the Soviet-backed communist Afghanistan. Soviet-Chinese relations soured after the death of Stalin when a major shift in communist policy occurred between the two nations.

Fun Fact: The Supreme Court Case That Cemented Birth Right Citizenship

Wong Kim Ark was born in San Francisco, California to Chinese parents in 1873. He would be later be discriminated against by various anti-immigration laws targeted towards Chinese immigrants, for which he wasn’t allowed back into the country. The case went up to the Supreme Court which heavily ruled in his favor. While his parentsContinue reading “Fun Fact: The Supreme Court Case That Cemented Birth Right Citizenship”