Why Chinese People Came to the U.S. – Level 3

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Chinese people have been coming to the U.S. for more than 150 years.
… to pursue economic opportunities, escape political unrest, and seek higher education.
The first group of immigrants left because of political instability and news of golden jobs in California.
Immigrants left because Mao’s policies led to widespread famine and persecution.
China’s economy skyrocketed. Today’s immigrants are wealthier than they have been.

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