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Find HIV/AIDS Prevention & Service Providers Enter your address, city and state, or ZIP Code: GO For more information on this widget, please visit HIV.gov. Love & Solidarity: Together PrEP, Testing, and Treatment Can End HIV/AIDS All information listed here is from www.HIV.gov Find a Testing Location What Is HIV? HIV stands for human immunodeficiency virus. … Read more About HIV/AIDS

LGBT Asians/South Asians Urge U.S.  Supreme Court to Strike Down Trump’s  Anti-Muslim Travel Ban

1882: Anti-Chinese travel ban; 1952: Anti-LGBT travel ban; 1987: Anti-HIV travel ban; 2017: Anti-Muslim travel ban // Tell them: #NeverAgain #QueerAzaadi www.nomuslimbanever.com

Read the LGBT Amicus Brief at bit.ly/17-956 Tomorrow on April 25, 2018, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in Donald Trump’s third iteration of his anti-Muslim Travel Ban. The ban, issued by Executive Order, bars people from certain majority Muslim countries from coming to the United States. LGBT Asian/South Asian groups submitted an … Read more LGBT Asians/South Asians Urge U.S.  Supreme Court to Strike Down Trump’s  Anti-Muslim Travel Ban

Not Another Death Threat: Queer and Trans Muslim Realities in America

1882: Anti-Chinese travel ban; 1952: Anti-LGBT travel ban; 1987: Anti-HIV travel ban; 2017: Anti-Muslim travel ban // Tell them: #NeverAgain #QueerAzaadi www.nomuslimbanever.com

By Almas Haider There should be a name for the particular depression of living as a queer trans Muslim of color in America. A specific PTSD of walking the streets in constant fear of being racialized as Muslim and have your gender and sexual orientation questioned. The pleasure of not just having one day a … Read more Not Another Death Threat: Queer and Trans Muslim Realities in America

FACT SHEET: LGBTQ Rights in South Korea

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South Korea has the makings of a broad legal framework to protect LGBT people from discrimination and violence, but it lacks provisions for enforcement and remedy. You can help by writing to the Korean president and urging the government to institute tangible mechanisms to hold perpetrators of anti-LGBT discrimination accountable. Only then can the LGBT … Read more FACT SHEET: LGBTQ Rights in South Korea

Fact Sheet: The State of LGBTQ Rights in Asia and the Pacific

[av_textblock size=” font_color=” color=”] In many countries throughout Asia and the Pacific, same-sex activity is legal. However, most countries lack LGBTQ anti-discrimination laws and provisions for same-sex marriage, and many don’t allow citizens to change their legal gender. LGBTQ people are also not allowed to openly serve in the military in the majority of countries … Read more Fact Sheet: The State of LGBTQ Rights in Asia and the Pacific

$500 Matching Grants for the 2018 National Conference

Growing Home NQAPIA Conference 2018

$500 Matching Grant for Local Fundraising to Attend the National Conference Request for Proposals (RFP) The National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance (NQAPIA) is a federation of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) Asian American, South Asian, Southeast Asian, and Pacific Islander (API) organizations. We seek to build the organizational capacity of local LGBT API groups, … Read more $500 Matching Grants for the 2018 National Conference

Family is Still Family: Public Service Announcements

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In the Asian and Pacific Islander (API) community, young people often see coming out as an act of shaming and dishonoring their parents and their ancestors, but staying in the closet takes a greater toll, causing isolation, depression, and even suicide. Our “Family Is Still Family” television PSA Campaign—the first-ever multi-lingual public service announcements created … Read more Family is Still Family: Public Service Announcements

Farsi: خانواده هنوز هم همان خانواده است. . . . و محبت هم همان محبت. . . .

Farsi Leaflet: Family is Still Family

خانواده هنوز هم همان خانواده است. . . . و محبت هم همان محبت. . . . بسیاری از والدین و خانواده‌ها عزیزی دارند که همجنس‌باز (زن یا مرد)، دوجنسه یا تراجنسیتی (LGBT) یافته است.وقتی این مسئله در رابطه با شخصی از نزدیکان برملا می‌شود، طبیعی است اعضای خانواده خود را با سوالات متعدد مواجه … Read more Farsi: خانواده هنوز هم همان خانواده است. . . . و محبت هم همان محبت. . . .

Chamorro: Familia Parehu yan Familia…. Guinaiya Parehu yan Guinaiya….

Chamorro Leaflet: Family is Still Family

Familia Parehu yan Familia…. Guinaiya Parehu yan Guinaiya…. Meggai na mañaina yan familia gumai påtgon na mamflorita (LGBT).  Yanggen humuyong pat “comes out,” naturåt na meggai na kuestiona na para u faisen ginen i familian-ñiha.  Gi i tinituhon na para ta oppe’ i kuestiona siha, este na påtte siha na gof empottånte: TI SIÑA I … Read more Chamorro: Familia Parehu yan Familia…. Guinaiya Parehu yan Guinaiya….

Malay: Keluarga tetap Keluarga, Cinta tetap Cinta.

Malay Leaflet: Family is Still Family

Keluarga tetap Keluarga, Cinta tetap Cinta. Ramai daripada golongan ibubapa dan keluarga yang mempunyai anak atau anggota keluarga yang dikenal pasti sebagai lesbian, gay, biseksual atau transgender. Apabila seseorang yang disayangi membuat pengakuan tentang kecenderungan jantina dan seksualiti mereka, sudah tentu ramai anggota keluarga  mempunyai persoalan yang bermain di fikiran. Sebagai satu titik permulaan untuk … Read more Malay: Keluarga tetap Keluarga, Cinta tetap Cinta.