Asian Americans Advancing Justice issues a statement about race-conscious admissions.
Month: October 2022
The pandemic has brought on a global wave of prejudice and violence against Asians and Asian Americans. Reset talks with local advocacy groups working to combat that hate. Guests: Seong-Ah Cho, director of organizing, Asian Americans Advancing Justice | Chicago & Natasha Chan, Board Member of Asians Are Strong.
Advocacy groups are offering Asian Chicagoans personal safety alarms and defense training amid a continued surge in anti-Asian hate crimes.
A new state law requires teaching Asian American history. Some teachers have jumped in headfirst, while others are still preparing lessons.
Learn more about how to vote from home or in person in Illinois in our infographic below, translated in English, Vietnamese, Korean, Tagalog, and Chinese. Additional translations in Hindi will be forthcoming.