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We’re Thankful for these Precautions before Trump Takes Office

There are a number of measures that LGBTQ APIs should do to protect themselves and their families under a Trump Administration. NQAPIA has consulted with immigration lawyers, public policy experts, and other attorneys to identify issues of particular importance to LGBTQ Asian Americans, South Asians, Southeast Asians, and Pacific Islanders. Many of these applications will […]

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Live with Dignity, Live without Fear

Did you know that undocumented young people can gain work authorization and be free from being deported? Give yourself a sense of security by applying for DACA. What is DACA? In 2012, President Obama created the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. It allows certain undocumented young people to lawfully stay in the US […]

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Media Release: LGBT Asians Deeply Disappointed in U.S. Supreme Court Decision Denying Immigrants’ Rights

MEDIA RELEASE For Immediate Release: Thursday, June 23, 2016 For More Information, Contact: Glenn Magpantay, 917-439-3158, glenn_magpantay@nqapia.org LGBT Asians Deeply Disappointed in U.S. Supreme Court Decision Denying Immigrants’ Rights But is relieved that Court upholds affirmative action Washington, DC … Today, a badly divided U.S. Supreme Court issued a 4-4 decision in the case U.S. v […]

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Media Release: LGBTs Press U.S. Supreme Court to Support Immigrants’ Rights

NQAPIA MEDIA RELEASE For Immediate Release: Monday, April 18, 2016 For More Information, Contact: Glenn Magpantay, 917-439-3158, glenn_magpantay@nqapia.org LGBTs Press U.S. Supreme Court to Support Immigrants’ Rights NQAPIA’s Amicus Brief “Immigrants’ Rights are LGBT Rights” Available at https://www.dropbox.com/s/2v1vg4s82mt1v3f/US_v_TX.pdf?dl=0 or US v. Texas Standing in front of the New York Supreme Court, NQAPIA Executive Director Glenn Magpantay speaks out against US […]