Jean Pfaelzer

Jean Pfaelzer is a professor of English, Asian Studies, Women's Studies American Studies at the University of Delaware.

Equality Is Never Having To Say You Are Sorry (Part II)

Are apologies for racial abuses enough — or are reparations necessary?

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Equality Is Never Having To Say You Are Sorry (Part I)

How can the United States honor the struggles of immigrant laborers who helped build the country?

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The United States’ First National ID System

What is the forgotten history of the United States’ first national identity card system?

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China’s Example for Today’s Latinos

How do 19th century Chinese immigrants provide an inspiration to Latinos in the United States?

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Dog Tags for Chinese Immigrants

What measures did the U.S. Congress implement against Chinese immigrants in the 19th century?

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