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NQAPIA Urges Federal Appeals Court to Oppose Trump’s Anti-Muslim Travel Ban

MEDIA RELEASE For Immediate Release: Monday, May 15, 2017 at 9:30 a.m. PT EMBARGOED For More Information, Contact: Glenn Magpantay, 917-439-3158, glenn_magpantay@nqapia.org NQAPIA Urges Federal Appeals Court to Oppose Trump’s Anti-Muslim Travel Ban NQAPIA’s Amicus Brief Available at: bit.ly/hawaiivtrump Seattle, WA Today, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit will hear oral arguments […]

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NQAPIA Blasts Trump’s Executive Order on Immigration

MEDIA RELEASE for January 26, 2017 Contact: Sasha W., NQAPIA Organizing Director, 909-343-2219, sasha@nqapia.org NQAPIA Blasts Trump’s Executive Order on Immigration The National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance blasted Mr. Trump’s executive orders calling them “detrimental to the interest of the American public—immigrants and citizens alike,” according to Glenn D. Magpantay, NQAPIA’s Executive Director. Yesterday, […]

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Guidance on Profiling – Letter to President Obama and DHS

December 26, 2016 To: Barack Obama, President of the United States Jeh Johnson, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security Felicia Escobar, Special Assistant to the President for Immigration Policy, White House Domestic Policy Council Manar Waheed, Deputy Policy Director of Immigration, White House Domestic Policy Council Over the past two years, we have been […]

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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 […]