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HAUNTING Chinese poems speaking of pain are still visible on the faded walls of the old detention centre on Angel Island in San Francisco Bay. The island, today a state park, used to be the West Coast twin of Ellis Island in the east, and is the place where America showed a very different face to yellow newcomers than to white ones. Paul Fong’s grandfather was detained there in 1939.
Today Mr Fong is a state assemblyman representing Silicon Valley, a place teeming with successful Chinese-Am