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Talinhaga Laban sa Tirano: Raising Voices Against Tyranny

This online event is a collaboration between arts collectives in the US and Philippines that are remembering the resistance against the Marcos dictatorship and continuing to raise voices against the killings, attacks, and the return of tyranny today.
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

Follow Her Lead: a Conversation with Representative Theresa Mah

Please join Everthrive IL, CASL Associate Board, and Mujeres' Young Professionals Advisory Council in conversation with Illinois State Representative Theresa Mah. She will speak to her path to leadership and how she has become a change agent
Arts/Entertainment

WARRIOR CLASS

Written by Kenneth Lin, writer and producer of the hit Netflix series House of Cards, WARRIOR CLASS centers on Julius Lee, a New York assemblyman who's been dubbed “The Republican Obama.”
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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

PanAsia 9th Week Meeting - AAPI Mental Health

Join The Pan Asia Community on meetings every Monday 7pm.
Community

Nativism, White Power, and Anti-Immigrant Violence in the United States

Please join UChicago History for a conference in the International House's Assembly Hall.
Politics

The Human Rights Crisis in Xinjiang, China

This panel brings together activists, policy experts, and leading scholars on the human rights crisis in Xinjiang.
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.
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

The Kingmaker

The Kingmaker is a harrowing, up-close and personal portrait of political dynasties and the stubborn persistence of authoritarian rule.
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.
Arts/Entertainment

Mahatma Gandhi: 150 years

Sing for change! A story of justice, equality, compassion, and peace.
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.
Community

Lunchbox: Trans Struggles Abroad

We will hold a moment of silence in honor of the lives of transgender people worldwide.
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.
Community

37th Asian American Coalition Lunar New Year Dinner Gala

Each year, the Asian American Community celebrates the accomplishments of its community and business leaders by hosting the largest Asian Coalition dinner gala at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare.
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.
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
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.
Politics

Asian American Consumer Power at the Dawn of a New Decade

Be part of the discussion as we figure out how these consumer trends can also provide insights on Asian American voters.
Community

Equity for All: Civil Rights and the AA and NHPI Community

Over recent years, hate crimes and hateful rhetoric against the AA and NHPI community has risen. Learn more about recommendations that will protect our civil rights.