Asian Americans, the Right to Vote, and Same-Sex Marriage

NQAPIA has entered into a strategic partnership with the Asian American Legal Defense and Education to protect the right to vote and gauge Asian American voter opinion on same-sex marriage in the upcoming Presidential Elections. We need your help. In past elections, Asian Americans have faced a series of barriers in exercising their right to … Read more Asian Americans, the Right to Vote, and Same-Sex Marriage

Trainings for AAPI Election Protection Program–This Week!

NQAPIA is a partner with the Election Protection Program with the Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund.  We’re excited to bring our local networks on Election Day to make sure that our communities are best able to take part in the political process. Your help is needed to make sure this happens!  The exit … Read more Trainings for AAPI Election Protection Program–This Week!

Trainings for AAPI Election Protection Program- This Week!

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NQAPIA is a partner with the Election Protection Program with the Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund.  We’re excited to bring our local networks on Election Day to make sure that our communities are best able to take part in the political process. Your help is needed to make sure this happens!  The exit … Read more Trainings for AAPI Election Protection Program- This Week!

Webinar for Trans AAPI College Students: Wednesday, October 24

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NQAPIA is working with the National Center for Transgender Equality’s Trans On-Campus Non-Discrimination Information Program to sponsor a Webinar for Trans AAPI college students.  The Webinar will be held on Wednesday, October 24 at 3pm Eastern. Sign up to find out more about how to protect and ensure your safety on your college campus by … Read more Webinar for Trans AAPI College Students: Wednesday, October 24

NQAPIA Internships Available: Winter and Spring 2013

QUEER ASIAN INTERNSHIPS Winter and Spring 2013 Looking to work for social justice in AAPI LGBT communities?  Want interesting work with a fabulous team and a grassroots network of fabulous organizations? NQAPIA is seeking talented young people for internships in the following areas: National Advocacy for LGBT AAPIs   Interns will attend high level national … Read more NQAPIA Internships Available: Winter and Spring 2013

Guest Blog: Queer United API Adopted Network

By: Liz Thomson
I was really excited to hear that the adoptee session that NQAPIA Board member and i2i CORE member Joy Messinger had organized resulted in the Queer United API Adopted Network (QUAPIAN).  Sometimes at conferences, discussion happens, but not a lot of action.  It was great that one of the attendees of the workshop really felt so passionately about it and started the dialogue going.

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NCAPA Statement on Equality and Justice

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The National Council of Asian Pacific Americans (NCAPA), in recognition of National Coming Out Day, issued the following statement on LGBT Equality and Justice.  NCAPA is the nation’s leading coalition of national advocacy organizations serving Asian Americans, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander communities.  NQAPIA is proud to be a member of NCAPA and worked in … Read more NCAPA Statement on Equality and Justice