US Supreme Court Decides LGBT Rights

This 2019-2020 term the U.S. Supreme Court will decide a trio of cases on whether Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibits discrimination on t he basis of sexual orientation and gender identity in employment.  The National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance joined amicus (“friend of the court”) brief the cases. Nearly … Read more US Supreme Court Decides LGBT Rights

National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance statement on FCC/Internet Freedom court decision

Congressional action “only way to guarantee” online protections for marginalized groups 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 (AAPI) organizations. We seek to build the organizational capacity of local LGBT AAPI groups, promote visibility, and … Read more National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance statement on FCC/Internet Freedom court decision

YOUR HONOR ROLL: NQAPIA Legal Program 2019

NQAPIA thanks these law firms and corporate legal departments for their pro bono legal assistance and diversity & inclusion partnerships supporting the LGBT Asian & South Asian community over the past year. The National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance’s 2019 Legal Program has included legal advocacy and impact litigation protecting and promoting immigrants’ rights, LGBT … Read more YOUR HONOR ROLL: NQAPIA Legal Program 2019

2019 National Leadership Summit

2019 Leadership Summit Leadership Summit for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ) Asian Americans, South Asians, Southeast Asians, and Pacific Islanders (AAPI) An expected 100 representatives from NQAPIA’s federation members will come together in Las Vegas for the National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance’s (NQAPIA) 2019 Leadership Summit. SAVE THE DATE August 22-25, 2019 CITY Las … Read more 2019 National Leadership Summit

2019 Summit Agenda

NQAPIA 2019 National Leadership Summit Hampton Inn Tropicana Las Vegas Las Vegas ▼ August 22-25, 2019 DRAFT AGENDA THURSDAY, AUGUST 22   – Off site 2pm – 5pm        Pre-Summit Conference Planning Meetings DesiQ / KQTCon / Pacifika Gender Justice Off site at Asian Community Development Council (ACDC)   7:00 – 10:00 pm    Welcoming Reception & … Read more 2019 Summit Agenda

Op-eds on Online Privacy

OpEd: Online Privacy Protection: Signs are Hopeful for Federal Action Glenn D. Magpantay, Executive Director, National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance (NQAPIA) When it comes to keeping sensitive information private, no one should be more alert to Congress’ latest actions than the LGBTQ community. Less than several months into this year, Senate and House leaders … Read more Op-eds on Online Privacy

Queer Asian Post-Queens Pride Party

Description: GAPIMNY—Empowering Queer & Trans Asian Pacific Islanders and National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance invite you to our annual Queer Asian Post-Queens Pride Party! Before the weekend ends, join us for dinner and drinks. (It’s real food and yes beer, wine, and signature cocktails!) $20 suggested – proceeds benefit GAPIMNY, NQAPIA, and the Nat’l … Read more Queer Asian Post-Queens Pride Party