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Opinion: Trump and Me—We have to have the strength to stand up

Opinion: Trump and Me—We have to have the strength to stand up

Nairah Saldana May 21, 2017 0

As a young immigrant, there’s not a lot I can relate with President Donald Trump about. In fact, there is nothing that connects me and Trump, except that now he’s the president of the

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Diane Narasaki: Urge U.S. Senators to vote no on any bill that eliminates Medicaid funding

Diane Narasaki: Urge U.S. Senators to vote no on any bill that eliminates Medicaid funding

Diane Narasaki May 20, 2017 0

The following is a statement from Asian Counseling and Referral Service (ACRS) executive director Diane Narasaki: Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders benefited greatly from the passage of the Affordable Care Act (ACA, popularly known

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#Resister—May 18, 2017: Turn Fear and Anger into Action

#Resister—May 18, 2017: Turn Fear and Anger into Action

Kai Eng May 18, 2017 0

News The anniversary of the Chinese Exclusion Act passed on Saturday, May 6th. Many activists and scholars consider it a painful chapter in API and U.S. history, warning that it could have parallels in

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Opinion: American Health Care Act—The high price of inaction

Opinion: American Health Care Act—The high price of inaction

Teresita Batayola May 18, 2017 0

It’s not business as usual for International Community Health Services (ICHS). Until last year, our rallying cause was health care for all, advocating expansion to those who were not included in the Affordable Care

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Open Letter: Community group questions rapid changes in Chinatown International District

Open Letter: Community group questions rapid changes in Chinatown International District

Guest Contributor May 17, 2017 0

The following is an open letter from The CID Coalition to City of Seattle Department of Neighborhoods’ International Special Review District (ISRD) Board Coordinator Rebecca Frestedt and the ISRD board. Dear ISRD Board Members, We

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#Resister—May 11, 2017: Turn Fear and Anger into Action

#Resister—May 11, 2017: Turn Fear and Anger into Action

Kai Eng May 11, 2017 0

National Week of Resistance Monday, May 8 marked the beginning of the National Week of Resistance to the “Muslim ban.” Next Monday, May 15, federal courts in Richmond and Seattle will be hearing the government’s

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A legacy left for the next generation to carry on

A legacy left for the next generation to carry on

Christina Nguyen May 5, 2017 0

Our elders before us left their legacy for the world so that the next generation can pick up what they left off. Given the climate of the world we are in right now, we

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#Resister—May 4, 2017: Turn Fear and Anger into Action

#Resister—May 4, 2017: Turn Fear and Anger into Action

Kai Eng May 4, 2017 0

Activism Bulletin The U.S. House of Representatives has voted to repeal the Affordable Care Act, replacing it with the American Health Care Act. The bill, which is now advancing to a Senate vote, has

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Family 2.0: An API LGBTQ Gathering open to all

Family 2.0: An API LGBTQ Gathering open to all

Sarah Baker May 3, 2017 0

Set to take place on Saturday, May 20 at North Seattle College, Family 2.0: An API LGBTQ Gathering (Family 2.0 for short) is the second event of its kind. Preceded by Family in 2015,

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Pathways To Health presented by ICHS – Asian Americans must act to end Hepatitis B

Pathways To Health presented by ICHS – Asian Americans must act to end Hepatitis B

International Community Health Services May 2, 2017 0

The following is a message from International Community Health Services. There is a silent killer that disproportionately effects one in 12 Asian Americans and other immigrants. It is the leading cause of liver cancer,

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