AAPI Clearinghouse

As a collaborative project, the vision of the AAPI Clearinghouse is to educate and empower Asian-American political engagement across the country.

To see all the members in the AAPI Clearinghouse, click here.

Recent Issue

The “Good” Minority: Asian Americans’ place in America’s racial hierarchy and why that leads to anti-Blackness

By Ally Mark and Nicole Tiao To continue our investigation into what it means for AAPIs to fight racism, we are thinking about several questions in today’s article.  How does the AAPI community prop up systemic racism? What does...

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AAAFund Condemns Murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Other Victims of Police Abuse

Contact: AAAFund Media, media@aaa-fund.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 7, 2020 We at the Asian American Action Fund stand in solidarity with our Black brothers and sisters, and express our profound sorrow for the murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and...

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AAAFund & over 170 AAPI Leaders Call on Joe Biden to Consider Asian American Senators as Vice Presidential Nominee

More than 170 prominent Asian American leaders and elected officials urge Biden to consider making history by selecting Senators Tammy Duckworth or Kamala Harris as his Vice President Washington D.C., May 22, 2020: The Asian American Action Fund (AAAFund),...

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AAAFund Proudly Endorses Nabilah Islam for Congress

(Washington, D.C., May 15, 2020) The Asian American Action Fund (AAAFund) is proud to endorse Nabilah Islam in her bid to represent Georgia’s 7th Congressional District. Islam, a 30-year-old Muslim woman raised by working-class Bangladeshi parents, is running on...

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AAAFund Proudly Endorses Marilyn Strickland for Congress

Washington, D.C., May 12, 2020 The Asian American Action Fund (AAAFund) proudly endorses Marilyn Strickland in her 2020 bid to represent Washington’s Tenth Congressional District. If elected, Marilyn would be the first Korean-American woman in Congress. “We are delighted...

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Happy Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month (APAHM)!

By Ally Mark, AAAFund Media Fellow Happy Asian Pacific American Heritage Month (APAHM)! Despite the dark, uncertain times for our community, and for America broadly, we’re still happy to celebrate the month of May with all of you, our...

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AAPI Members of Congress and allies stay busy protecting families

With the drastic changes to societal infrastructure brought on by the coronavirus, AAPI members in Congress have led the charge to defend our communities and guide Americans through troubling times. By Ally Mark, AAAFund Media Fellow As covid-19 maintains...

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Asian American Action Fund: Trump Hiding From His Own Failures by Scapegoating Others

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Donald Trump is desperately trying to deflect blame for his failure to protect America from a global pandemic. Instead of taking responsibility for the fact that over 20,000 Americans are dead, 16 million Americans are newly...

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Biden for President holds press call with AAAFund Co-Founder

On Monday, April 6th, AAA-Fund Co-Founder Paul Tiao participated in a press call hosted by the Biden for President campaign to discuss the recent discrimination associated with COVID-19 faced by many AAPIs. Other participants included Michelle Kwan, Director of...

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Biden for President to Hold Press Call with Congressman Andy Kim, Michelle Kwan, Asian American Action Fund, and AAPI Victory Fund

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 6, 2020 Biden for President to Hold Press Call with Congressman Andy Kim, Michelle Kwan, Asian American Action Fund, and AAPI Victory Fund As Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders encounter increased discirimination and a wave...

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