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A tong:53 is a type of organization found among Chinese immigrants living in the United States Today tongs are, for the most part, members of the Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Associations, which are pro-Kuomintang traditional.

The Tong Wars were a series of violent disputes beginning in the 1880s among rival Chinese consisting of the Chinatown police, Donaldina Cameron, the courts, and the Chinese community itself tried to stem the tide of the fighting tongs .

Tongs originated in Chinese immigrant communities in the United States in the early 1800s as associations that provided legal, monetary, and protective.