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Record number of Asian Americans seek office in 2018 Illinois Primary

CONTACT: Brandon Lee Asian Americans Advancing Justice | Chicago 773-271-0899 x200 blee@advancingjustice-chicago.org Record number of Asian Americans seek office in 2018 Illinois Primary Election winners include first ever Asian American in IL State Senate More Asian Americans in Illinois are seeking political office than ever before, a trend that continued in Tuesday’s primary election. A… Read more »

Leader Profile: October Gunawan

Meet October, a dedicated volunteer and community leader who identifies as a queer, feminist, socialist (help others like you’d help yourself), radical (everyone can and should do something), disabled AAPI who generally uses the pronouns they/them.