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Asian American Marketing and Advertising Townhall

Join us for a town hall webinar to take action on anti-Asian bias and be allies outside of our own community! 3AF's objective is to share key initiatives the Asian American marketing and advertising industry is driving to tackle the anti-Asian bias impacting the community and highlight how you can get involved.
Community

AAPI Young Leaders Summit 2020

Join us for a series of virtual events as we engage with young AAPIs on professional development, community outreach, civic engagement and entrepreneurship.
Community

APAICS in Conversation: Maeley Tom

APAICS in Conversation is an exciting weekly series of virtual fireside chats to learn and hear from leading AAPIs in their field. Each teleconference is approximately 30 minutes and includes a Q&A session with the participants.
Politics

#IAmAsianAmerican - Asian American VOTES Matter - Chicago

#IAmAsianAmerican (#IAAA) is a national campaign engaging Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) millennials to be active participants in the electoral process.
Politics

Justice Denied: Wards Cove Packing Co. v. Atonio by FALA Chicago

In honor of Filipino American History Month, the Filipino American Lawyers Association of Chicago and the Loyola University Chicago School of Law's Asian Pacific American Law Students Association present:
Interviews

Humanity First Tour - Chicago Rally!

Andrew is currently traveling the country as part of his Humanity First Tour, drawing thousands of Americans with his bold policy platform.
Community

Stop the Killings in the Philippines Speaking Tour

For centuries, Filipino people have fought for their rights to a Philippines that is nationally liberated & sovereign. Join us as we remember & honor Filipino resistance and support the struggle being fought today!
Politics

Judicial Reception

Our reception will celebrate United States Magistrate Judge Sunil Harjani's recent appointment and honor Illinois Supreme Court Justice Mary Jane Theis.
Politics

Hương Ngô: In the Shadow of the Future

Join us on the Hương Ngô: In the Shadow of the Future on April 14 – May 12, 2019.
Community

Journey for Justice: Untold Filipino-American History

The event also includes performances from Philippine American Cultural Foundation Performing Arts and food from local Filipino-American restaurants.
Politics

Film Screening: "My Name is Kim Bok-Dong"

Join us for a screening of "My Name is Kim Bok-Dong" at the University of Illinois at Chicago's James Stukel Towers Theater.
Politics

Never Again to Martial Law!

On September 20th, 2019, Malaya Chicago-Midwest will convene in front of the Philippine Consulate to demand an end to the human rights violations, killings, and de-facto martial law throughout the Philippines. We invite all to attend.
Arts/Entertainment

Fall Film Series: American Revolutionary: The Evolution of Grace

Fall Film Series curated by Dr. Patricia Nguyen, Director of Undergraduate Studies and Assistant Professor of Instruction in Asian American Studies at Northwestern University.
Community

Walk in US, Talk on Japan

The Japanese government’s “Walk in U.S., Talk on Japan” program started in 2014. A delegation, led by former Japanese ambassadors or other public figures, visits various regions throughout the United States as a form of grassroots exchange.
Community

From Identity to Empowerment: The Fight for Asian American Political Power

Join WBEZ reporter Esther Yoon-Ji Kang for a conversation on the past, present and future of Asian American political representation and advocacy in the region.
Politics

The Kingmaker at the Gene Siskel

This revealing, politically hair-raising documentary portrait makes it clear that, at the age of 90, the vain, shoe-loving former first lady of the Philippines still has a firm grip on power behind the scenes as she maneuvers to catapult her son Ferdinand Jr., aka Bongbong, to the nation’s presidency.
Politics

Fundraising Reception for Aileen Bhandari for Judge

Aileen Bhandari is running for Judge. Show your support for her Campaign
Politics

Chicago Chinatown IL Senate & IL House Candidate Forum

Next week is our candidate forum for IL Senate District 1 & IL House District 2. As one candidate from each of these elections will represent us in the Illinois General Assembly, it is crucial for our community members to understand their roles and make informed votes.
Business

Doing Business with the Federal Government

SBA Administrator Jovita Carranza will provide special remarks and updates for the AAPI community in light of AAPI Heritage Month. The Administrator‚ remarks will be followed by a panel discussion on ‚ÄúDoing Business with the Federal Government‚Äù. Learn how to find and win contracts with the federal government. Hear from AAPI entrepreneurs and business owners on how they have successfully navigated the federal government procurement process.
Politics

United Against Hate: Asian American Legislators, Activists Discuss the Rise in Anti-Asian Racism

Watch live: United Against Hate: Asian American legislators, activists discuss the rise in anti-Asian racism
Business

Workforce Development

Hear updates and remarks from the U.S. Department of Labor. Special remarks will be followed by a panel discussion on Advancing AAPIs in the Federal Government. The panel will discuss on the progress we have seen in AAPIs moving up leadership ranks in the federal government, talk about recruitment and building the pipeline, as well as career development. Hear from AAGEN and FAPAC as they discuss resources and opportunities through each of their programs.
Community

Facing the New Wave of Anti-Asian Racism in the U.S.

DePaul Global Asian Studies Program Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Webinar: Facing the New Wave of Anti-Asian Racism in the U.S.
Interviews

C Pam Zhang: How Much Of These Hills Is Gold

In this talk hosted by the American Writers Museum, author C Pam Zhang presents her much-talked-about debut novel How Much of These Hills Is Gold. Named one of the most anticipated books of 2020, this is an electric debut set against the twilight of the American gold rush featuring two siblings on the run in an unforgiving landscape—trying not just to survive but to find a home.
Community

Shaping Tomorrow's Economy & Politics

Gold House, in partnership with the 2020 Census, Facebook, and Comcast NBCUniversal, cordially invites you to “Shaping Tomorrow’s Economy & Politics,” a virtual town hall. Join Asian and AAPI champions Amrita Ahuja, Andrew Yang, Betty Liu, Jose Antonio Vargas, and Tim Wang, for an in-depth conversation on how the AAPI community can shape the economy and politics coming out of COVID-19, moderated by MSNBC & NBC News Anchor, Richard Lui.
Community

Filipinx Community Townhall for Racial and Economic Justice

Join us for a statewide dialogue on how our community will support the Movement for Black Lives and continue to push for policies to support racial and economic justice!
Politics

2020 Presidential Town Hall

Join us virtually on Saturday, June 27th at 3 PM ET alongside the Biden and Trump campaigns and learn more about how each will address important issues such as healthcare, education, the economy, and gun control in a future presidency.