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Today we honor Grace Lee Boggs, a lifelong activist and educator who was devoted to the Black Power and Asian American movements. May her words and wisdom carry us forward. #AAPIHM 

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May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay  is Army Veteran Uday Singh, an Indian-American soldier who was killed in action during Operation Iraqi Freedom:

Asian American and Pacific Islanders who worked for Obama endorse Biden

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The Asian American Reply to Pandemic-Era Racism Must Be Cross-Racial Solidarity

Is your college thinking about "data equity" when it comes to Asian American and Pacific Islander students? This expert says it should.

Umbrella classifications of Asian American and Pacific Islander students can "mask inequities in outcomes," a new paper says. What can colleges do?

Asian-American groups explain the negative effects of affirmative action

May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay  is Marine Corps Veteran KurtChew-Een Lee, who received a Navy Cross and Silver Star during the Korean War: #AAPI 

I also cosponsored a resolution condemning the increasing discrimination against the AAPI community. I stand in solidarity with the Asian-American & Pacific Islander community in PA and throughout our Nation who are experiencing discrimination. We must reject this kind of hate.

What it’s like being an Asian American student during the pandemic.


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An Asian American father and his 2-year-old and 6-year-old were stabbed because the perpetrator thought they were Chinese and had coronavirus. Donald Trump has put the lives of Asian Americans and Asian immigrants at risk.

Trump ends news conference amid clashes with journalists, after suggesting an Asian American reporter should "ask China"

In Midland, Texas, a man stabbed three Asian American family members, including a 2-year-old and 6-year-old. Per @FBI , “the suspect indicated that he stabbed the family because he thought the family was Chinese, and infecting people with the coronavirus."

It is very important that we totally protect our Asian American community in the United States, and all around the world. They are amazing people, and the spreading of the Virus....

If you’re stupid and racist enough to blame random Asian-American people for the coronavirus pandemic then you need to self-quarantine yourself out of society anyway.

President Trump abruptly ended his Monday press conference after a contentious exchange in which he asked an Asian-American journalist to "ask China" about her question and then refused to take a query from another White House reporter

Bigoted statements which spread misinformation and blame Asians and the Asian American community for #coronavirus  make us all less safe. @GOPLeader  must delete this tweet and apologize immediately.

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For every white male dollar: - Asian American women earn 87 cents - White women earn 79 cents - Black women earn 63 cents - Native American women earn 58 cents - Latina women earn 54 cents Pay equity among men and women workers should be established by LAW.

Coronavirus misinformation is rampant, and has led to discrimination against Asian-American communities and businesses. Listen to advice from experts. Racism and xenophobia are destructive and only further endanger our public health.

Unemployment is LOW for ALL Americans because of President Trump: 🔥6% African American unemployment—before POTUS, African American unemployment was NEVER below 7% 🔥4.3% Hispanic American unemployment—near-record low 🔥3% Asian American unemployment—near-record low #DemDebate