NQAPIA Hosts Pride Meetup in Washington, DC: June 6, 2013

As we all know, June is LGBT Pride month!  As if we’re not all exhausted from May and AAPI Heritage Month, we’re bringing the gang back together for another month of action.And what better way to  We are kicking it off show off our pride with some sexiness and sass at our first ever NQAPIA … Read more NQAPIA Hosts Pride Meetup in Washington, DC: June 6, 2013

Intern Blog: NQAPIA at the White House for AAPI Heritage Month

This is the first in a series of blog posts by NQAPIA 2013 Summer Intern, Steven.  Welcome aboard, Steven!   My name is Steven Cong, and I’m a 1.5 generation, queer Chinese American student at UC Berkeley. This summer, I have had the wonderful opportunity of building my professional development as an intern for NQAPIA. … Read more Intern Blog: NQAPIA at the White House for AAPI Heritage Month

Hawai’i Summit – 2013

The National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance (NQAPIA) is organizing a weekend long training and issue briefing for leaders of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) Asian American, South Asian, Southeast Asian, and Pacific Islander (AAPI) organizations. Local leaders from around the country will convene to network, learn about current issues, share strategies, and build … Read more Hawai’i Summit – 2013

NQAPIA Joins National Asian American Statement on Comprehensive Immigration Reform Bill

NQAPIA, along with other members of the National Council of Asian Pacific Americans (NCAPA), the leading coalition of national Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) advocacy organizations, issued a joint statement on the Senate Judiciary Committee’s markup in favor of S. 744- Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act of 2013.  The bill, which … Read more NQAPIA Joins National Asian American Statement on Comprehensive Immigration Reform Bill

NQAPIA Celebrates International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia

Today’s blog post is brought to you courtesy of NQAPIA Volunteer Luella Garies.  Enjoy!   NQAPIA is celebrating the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia (IDAHO) today on May 17. According to the official website, IDAHO was created in 2004 by an international group of activists to raise global awareness of this issue and encourage … Read more NQAPIA Celebrates International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia