Topic: Promoting Social Change (What’s Happening)

Promoting Social Change

Take Action Against Public Charge!

Add your voice in opposition to the attack on our immigrant communities that will force immigrants to choose between a green card and access to critical benefits. Community members now have less than 50 days to submit comment against these … Continue reading

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Submit Public Comment and Resist Proposed Public Charge Regulation

MEDIA ADVISORY FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 10, 2018 CONTACT: Eugene Lau, Chinese for Affirmative Action Communications Manager, 415-274-6750 x319 elau@caasf.org Submit Public Comment and Resist Proposed Public Charge Regulation San Francisco, CA– The Trump Administration published “public charge” regulation to … Continue reading

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CAA Applauds Passage of San Francisco Ordinance to Strengthen Non-Citizen Enfranchisement

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 23, 2018 CONTACT: Eugene Lau, Communications Advocate, 415-274-6750 x319, elau@caasf.org  CAA Applauds Passage of San Francisco Ordinance to Strengthen Non-Citizen Enfranchisement San Francisco, CA— The San Francisco Board of Supervisors yesterday unanimously adopted an ordinance to strengthen the … Continue reading

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CAA Denounces Trump Administration For Targeting Immigrant Families with “Public Charge”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 2, 2018 CONTACT: Eugene Lau, Communications Advocate, 415-274-6750 x319, elau@caasf.org  CAA Denounces Trump Administration For Targeting Immigrant Families with “Public Charge” San Francisco– CAA denounces the proposal by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to unnecessarily and unlawfully … Continue reading

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Citizenship Question on 2020 Census Undermines Democracy

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 29, 2018 CONTACT: Eugene Lau, Communications Advocate, 415-274-6750 x319, elau@caasf.org  Citizenship Question on 2020 Census Undermines Democracy San Francisco — CAA denounces the decision by the U.S. Department of Commerce to include a citizenship question in the 2020 … Continue reading

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Now is the Time to Stand Together

The words and deeds of the Trump administration are as dangerous, racist, and xenophobic as they were during the Presidential campaign. Last week’s executive order on immigration that callously targets Muslims, bans refugees, and restricts many forms of travel are … Continue reading

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Historic Victory: California Supreme Court Affirms Marriage Equality for Same Sex Couples

The California Supreme Court ruled in a historic 4 – 3 decision that same sex couples in trusting, loving, and committed relationships will be able to enjoy the freedom to marry, a decision announced on May 15th. The positive ruling will impact thousands of Asian and Pacific American families in the state, who form a highly visible portion of California’s population of same-sex couples and their children. Continue reading

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Historic Victory: California Supreme Court Affirms Marriage Equality for Same Sex Couples, CAA and API Equality Applaud Decision

The California Supreme Court ruled in a historic 4 – 3 decision that same sex couples in trusting, loving, and committed relationships will be able to enjoy the freedom to marry, a decision announced on May 15th. The positive ruling … Continue reading

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