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Family Is Still Family, Pro-LGBTQ AAPI Ad Campaign Comes to Midwest for First Time

posted by Brittney Le
Chicago Pride Parade 2008

Chicago Pride Parade 2008. Photo by EMR

The National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance (NQAPIA) will debut its pro-LGBTQ family campaign in the Midwest for the first time tomorrow, reports NBC News.
Family Is Still Family, is co-produced by the Asian Pride Project. The multilingual public service announcements in support of the … Read more

Asian Americans

Asian Pacific American Groups Plan Checkpoints in Washington, D.C.

posted by Randall

TSA checkpointBy Ed Diokno

Fifteen years ago, the United States changed when terrorists attack the World Trade Center and the Pentagon.

President Bush warned us that the war against terrorism would be unlike any war we have ever experienced. At the time, most Americans had no idea how different the tactics would be and how our … Read more


Blog: Binding Our Wounds–The Story of Gay Filipino Priest Rev. Noel Bordador

posted by Susan Chang

Noel Bordador

By Susan Chang
AsAmNews Staff Writer


As we end Pride Month in the midst of the Orlando tragedy and disappointment over the US Supreme Court’s decision to deny immigrants’ rights,  we must not give up the fight for rights as LGBTQ APIs and immigrants. Rev. Noel Bordador is not giving up.

Rev. Noel Bordador … Read more

Asian Americans

Asian Americans Join with the Nation to Rally Around Orlando. #OrlandoUnited

posted by Louis Chan
Nevada interfaith Service #PrayForOrlando

Interfaith Leaders in Nevada #PrayforOrlando. Photo by George A. Anastassatos

By Louis Chan
AsAmNews National Correspondent

Gays, straights, Muslims and Christians joined together to express their condolences to Orlando and the countless families impacted by the mass shooting at the Pulse Nightclub, leaving 50 dead and many more injured.

Echoing the sentiments of the world, … Read more

Asian Americans

Asian American Parents Open Closet Door for LGBT Kids

posted by Louis Chan


By Louis Chan
AsAmNews National Correspondent

The first of its kind multilingual PSA campaign is being unveiled to open the door for LGBT kids to come out.

The Public Service Announcements will feature Asian American parents supporting their children’s sexual orientation.

The PSAs are being released in Chinese, Hindi, Korean, Japanese, Vietnamese, Lao and Tagalog … Read more

Asian Americans

Asian Americans Protest Anti-Muslim Hate, Xenophobia, and Bigotry

posted by Randall
NCAPA anti-hate rally

Photo by Ryann Tanap

By Louis Chan
AsAmNews National Correspondent

A coalition of Asian Americans rallied in Washington, D.C. to oppose the rampant anti-Muslim rhetoric muddying the political debate.

David Lin, JACL

David Lin, JACL
Photo by Les Talusan

Members of the National Coalition of Asian Pacific Americans gathered in front of the Japanese American Memorial to Patriotism … Read more


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