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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 

In a time of racial tensions and division, @PBS  "Asian Americans" producer Renee Tajima-Peña says Asian American history can provide lessons for how to move forward together.

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.

Asian American and Pacific Islanders who worked for Obama endorse Biden

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

When Asian American and Pacific Islander students are asked to check a box indicating their race and ethnicity, they often don't see an option they identify with.

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

20 Asian American and Pacific Islanders who served in the Obama admin. announced support of Joe Biden. "Now more than ever, we need a president who values our nation’s diversity and will fight to create a more fair and just country," the group wrote.

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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 

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