Program helps Chinatown restaurant workers escape the cycle of exploitation that can afflict low income, immigrant laborers.
CAA In The Media
Asian American Advocates Send Message to the White House Taskforce to Keep Families Together by Addressing Family Visa Backlogs
Today, Asian American and Pacific Islander community organizations from around the country, including Chinese for Affirmative Action in San Francisco, sent a message to the White House to use all of its existing legal authority to alleviate the family backlogs, which disproportionately impact Asian families.
By Vincent Pan
I would like to share with you some personal reactions to yesterday’s announcement that Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson will not be indicted for the killing of unarmed teenager Michael Brown. First and foremost, I believe our collective sympathy must go to the family and friends of Michael Brown. Though it may be impossible for most of us to comprehend what it means to lose a son or loved one to violence, we all have a duty to try. [More…]