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Just Democracy files amicus brief to protect Election Day Registration

CONTACT: Brandon Lee blee@advancingjustice-chicago.org 773-271-0899 x200 Just Democracy Illinois files amicus brief to protect Election Day Registration in Illinois Today, members of Just Democracy Illinois filed an amicus brief in…

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Asian Americans Advancing Justice Condemns Invocation of Japanese American Internment As Precedent for a Proposed Muslim Registry

November 17, 2016 Contacts: Michelle Boykins, 202-296-2300 x144, mboykins@advancingjustice-aajc.org Randy Bunnao, 213-241-0227, rbunnao@advancingjustice-la.org Brandon Lee, 773-271-0899 x200, blee@advancingjustice-chicago.org James Woo, 404-585-8446,   jwoo@advancingjustice-atlanta.org Asian Americans Advancing Justice Condemns Invocation of Japanese American Internment As Precedent for a Proposed…

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Historic election for Asian Americans in Illinois

CONTACT: Brandon Lee 773-259-5288 (call or text) blee@advancingjustice-chicago.org Historic day for Asian Americans in Illinois Advancing Justice | Chicago looks forward to working with newly elected Asian American officials In…

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Asian Americans Advancing Justice calls out FOX News and the O'Reilly Factor for racist segment

Asian Americans Advancing Justice is outraged by the blatant, racist and offensive stereotypes of Chinese Americans portrayed in a recent Fox News segment during The O’Reilly Factor.

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Welcoming City Ordinance Amendment PASSES Chicago City Council

A coalition of immigrant rights organizations welcomed the Chicago City Council’s passage of an amendment to strengthen the Welcoming City Ordinance today. While this action is a testament to a two-year campaign to further protect immigrants the coalition recognizes the need to support community-led efforts to assure real solutions to the problem of police misconduct and violence against communities of color.

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Join us for Thanks/#GivingTuesday!

We are celebrating our volunteers and planning for the road ahead on Tuesday, November 29 at Fat Cat, featuring a performance by Peter Kim (ex-Second City). Get your tickets today!

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