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#WeAreOrlando
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Resources after the Orlando Tragedy

[av_heading tag=’h1′ padding=’10’ heading=’Resources after the Orlando Tragedy’ color=” style=” custom_font=” size=” subheading_active=” subheading_size=’15’ custom_class=”][/av_heading] [av_hr class=’invisible’ height=’20’ shadow=’no-shadow’ position=’center’ custom_border=’av-border-thin’ custom_width=’50px’ custom_border_color=” custom_margin_top=’30px’ custom_margin_bottom=’30px’ icon_select=’yes’ custom_icon_color=” icon=’ue808′ font=’entypo-fontello’] [av_textblock size=” font_color=” color=”] At a time when we are proudly celebrating our LGBTQ identities and community, we woke on Sunday morning to the horrifying news that […]

#RedefineSecurity Week of Action
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#RedefineSecurity Stories of Profiling

[av_heading heading=’#RedefineSecurity Stories of Profiling’ tag=’h3′ style=” size=” subheading_active=” subheading_size=’15’ padding=’10’ color=’custom-color-heading’ custom_font=’#8bbd28′][/av_heading] [av_textblock size=” font_color=” color=”] May 7-15 is NQAPIA’s #RedefineSecurity Week of Action. As we lift the stories of LGBTQ AAPIs who have experienced profiling based on race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, and more, we ask ourselves to challenge our investments in policing, especially around […]

Week of Action Flyer
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#RedefineSecurity Week of Action

[av_heading heading=’#REDEFINESECURITY WEEK OF ACTION’ tag=’h1′ style=” size=” subheading_active=” subheading_size=’15’ padding=’10’ color=” custom_font=”][/av_heading] [av_textblock size=” font_color=” color=”] NQAPIA, in partnership with queer and trans* API organizations across the country, is hosting a #RedefineSecurity Week of Action from May 7-15, 2016. We have three main goals: Call for an end of legalized profiling and policing in queer […]

#EndLGBTQDetention The government may segregate immigrant transgender women in Adelanto Detention Facility, CA
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Why Queer APIs Want to #EndLGBTQDetention

As queer Asian American Pacific Islander communities who have an investment in abolishing immigration detention and deportation, this has been quite a week. On Monday, Jeb Bush explained that anchor babies are not a Latino phenomenon—but rather an Asian one. Through his comments, Bush again posits Asian Americans as “forever foreigners,” coming to the U.S. […]