Category: Press Release

Asian American and Pacific Islander groups file amicus brief in support of University of North Carolina’s race-conscious admissions policies

ASIAN AMERICAN AND PACIFIC ISLANDER GROUPS FILE AMICUS BRIEF IN SUPPORT OF UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA’S RACE-CONSCIOUS ADMISSIONS POLICIES CHICAGO, IL — Asian Americans Advancing Justice, an affiliation of five civil rights organizations, alongside over 60 Asian American groups and 25 professors, with Fox Rothschild LLP filed an amicus brief today in support of race-conscious… Read more »

Advancing Justice | Chicago statement on alleged ballot theft in Chinatown

Recently, allegations have arisen out of the Chinatown neighborhood that point to possible vote buying and ballot theft targeting limited-English proficient Chinese American seniors. If true, this would be an offensive exploitation of those who are often the most vulnerable members of our communities.

Value Our Families Denounces Trump’s National Emergency Declaration

We cannot allow our nation’s immigration policies to be hijacked by false nations of security and nationalism. We urge Congress to protect our border and immigrant communities and to end this so-called “national emergency.”

Asian Americans Advancing Justice Opposes the President’s Illegal Vanity Wall

Asian Americans Advancing Justice is in solidarity with communities at the border who live under oppressive conditions, facing separation and danger every day. That is why we urge Congress to stand firm for our immigrant communities by revoking Trump’s illegal emergency declaration