NQAPIA and APALA Condemn Administration’s Rollback on Transgender Protections

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For immediate release: February 24, 2017 Media contacts: Sasha W., 909-343-2219, sasha@nqapia.org Marian Manapsal, 202-508-3733, mmanapsal@apalanet.org NQAPIA and APALA Condemn Administration’s Rollback on Transgender Protections Washington, DC – This week, the Trump Administration issued rollbacks on guidance provided under the Obama Administration that allowed transgender students to use the restrooms matching their gender identity. The … Read more NQAPIA and APALA Condemn Administration’s Rollback on Transgender Protections

Love Opens the Closet Door: 2017 Workshops

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[av_textblock size=” font_color=” color=”] Love Opens the Closet Door In the Asian and Pacific Islander (API) community, coming out is difficult. LGBTQ children feel their honesty about sexual orientation will shame or dishonor parents, but staying in the closet takes a greater toll, causing isolation, depression, and even suicide. NQAPIA provides a solution to this … Read more Love Opens the Closet Door: 2017 Workshops

“Family is Still Family” Videos on Xfinity in February 2017

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[av_heading tag=’h3′ padding=’10’ heading=’”Family is Still Family” Videos on Xfinity in February 2017′ color=” style=” custom_font=” size=” subheading_active=” subheading_size=’15’ custom_class=”][/av_heading] [av_textblock size=” font_color=” color=”] From February 14-28, videos of Asian Pacific Islander (API) parents who love their LGBTQ children will air on Xfinity Channel 691 in Chicago. These short yet powerful videos produced by NQAPIA and … Read more “Family is Still Family” Videos on Xfinity in February 2017

Tell Cyberbullies: #LaterHaters

In the last 20 years, bullying—using greater strength or power to enforce one’s will on another—has moved from the playground to the Internet. Instead of physical strength and power, “cyberbullying” employs anonymity and emotional abuse to intimidate and threaten. This pernicious and growing problem can occur over any form of electronic communications and via a … Read more Tell Cyberbullies: #LaterHaters