Forgotten British Columbia Episode July 8, 2021

Chinese Head Tax

2:09pm - 2:17pm

The Chinese Head Tax was used as a tool to curb Chinese immigration to Canada, after their labour for rail work was no longer required. Tune in to listen to what the survivors and their families have to say about it, keeping in mind that this happened in our own "Beautiful" British Columbia.

Written and edited by Hina Imam.