what purpose do the merchants serve the chinese community in British Columbia?

in no less than 300 words and no more than 500 words write a cohensive single or double paragraph answer to below questions. Through your answer you will show a critical and in-depth understanding of the assigned reading.
1. what purpose do the merchants serve the chinese community in British Columbia?
2. is there anything unique about the ‘nationalism’ Stanley is referring to in his article?
3. What are the major conclusions that can be drawn from this piece?