A request by one Palm Desert council member for a proclamation from the city in support of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders turned into a contentious exchange of words with another elected official during Thursday’s meeting.
Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders are integral to the Department and serve at every level. This month we celebrate the accomplishments of #AAPI employees and the diverse perspectives they bring to our work and the mission. #AAPIHMHM
Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders have made their mark on TX through their accomplishments in technology, the medical field, academia, and other industries. #AAPIHerritage
Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders across the country deal with a form of racism called the Model Minority Myth. Find out how one student deals with it during Voices of Change on #9News at 9 and 10.
May declared as Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders Heritage Month in Kansas City, Missouri. Story by @NickStarlingTV
Asian-Americans and Pacific Islanders were targeted in nearly 3,800 hate incidents, including name-calling and assault, in the U.S. since last March, according to Stop AAPI Hate. The group was started to prevent discrimination during the pandemic.
Biden signs executive orders on racial equity: *HUD addressing history of discriminatory housing *DOJ will not renew contracts with private prisons *Recommitting federal government to respect Tribal sovereignty *Condemning racism toward Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders