Tag: NCAPA

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NQAPIA & NCAPA Opposes the Anti-LGBTQ Bias in the Religious Freedom Restoration Act

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 2, 2015 CONTACT: Mini Timmaraju (NCAPA), mini@ncapaonline.org, (832) 452-7038; Glenn D. Magpantay (NQAPIA), glenn_magpantay@nqapia.org, (917) 439-3158   The National Council of Asian Pacific Americans (NCAPA) today opposes the anti-LGBTQ bias in the Religious Freedom Restoration Act passed by the Indiana State Legislature last week. While Indiana Governor Mike Pence […]

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Immigration Corner

On February 16, just two days before the expanded DACA was supposed to open, a federal district court in the Southern District of Texas temporarily blocked its implementation. As of March, the district court in Texas still has not ruled on the government’s request for an emergency stay.  As a result, the Department of Justice […]

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NQAPIA Announces National AAPI Action for LGBT Pride Month

Photo Caption: NQAPIA with NCAPA member organizations celebrating APA Heritage Month   NQAPIA ANNOUNCES NATIONAL AAPI ACTION FOR LGBT PRIDE MONTH National Asian American Groups to Issue Month Long Series of Statements Supporting LGBT Equality   For Immediate Release: Friday, May 30 2014 Contact: Ben de Guzman, NQAPIA E-mail: ben_deguzman@nqapia.org Phone: 202-422-4909   Washington, DC: The […]

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NQAPIA Partners Come to Washington, DC: Bringing the Local Flavor

Photo Caption: NQAPIA partners with staff from the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus   The flurry of activities in Washington, DC around Asian American/ Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month continued this week, but took on a distinctly queer tone as local partners from NQAPIA’s network came to the nation’s capital to take part in the action […]