Voting is your  previledge – Unsung Heros

Producer The 1990 Institute
Summary The story of two important Asian American suffragists: Dr. Mabel Ping-Hua Lee, an immigrant to the U.S., unable to vote herself due to the Chinese Exclusion Act, and Tye Leung Schulze, American by birth, who was the first Chinese woman to vote in a Presidential primary.
Keywords voting,  women
Publish Date October 19, 2020

Introduction by Ryan Leonard Pei, editing by Ginger Yifan Chen

Original footage courtesy of:

  • Because of Her Story, Smithsonian Women’s History Initiatives, (2020, August 2). “Lead the Charge” (1:20)

  • Unladylike2020, (2020, May 12). “Tye Leung Schulze” (10:18)

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