The South Asian American Digital Archive (SAADA) was founded in 2008 in order to preserve, document, and provide access to primary historical materials that document the history of South Asian American communities. Our collection reflects the vast range of experiences of the South Asian diaspora in the United States, including those who trace their heritage to Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, and the many South Asian diaspora communities across the globe.
Migration Policy Institute's Aaron Terrazas and Jeanne Batalova use the latest federal data to explore the population size, geographic distribution, and socioeconomic characteristics of the Filipino American population.
Migration Policy Institute's Aaron Terrazas and Cristina Batog use the latest federal data to explore the population size, geographic distribution, and socioeconomic characteristics of the Vietnamese American population.
Over 15,000 Hmong from Laos are being resettled in the US, the latest wave of refugees from the era of US involvement in Indochina. This Spotlight by Migration Policy Institute's Jennifer Yau examines the political developments and demographic impact of the Hmong refugee experience.
Dith Pran, Cambodian American photojournalist, human rights activist and survivor of the Cambodian Genocide.
By Robert Stewart from Athens, OH, USA (dithpran2_500) [CC-BY-SA-2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons