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Chinese Empire Reform Association c. 1905


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Renowned scholar K’ang Yu-Wei was a utopian philosopher who advocated reforming China into a constitutional monarchy. He had an international following and created several Chinese Empire Reform Associations similar to the one established in Fresno in 1905. Various Chinese expatriate communities revered him as a prophet and Confucian scholar. In addition to gathering funding, these associations also trained soldiers to return to China to aid the reformation.