Biden Signs COVID-19 Hate Crimes Act

Thursday, May 20, 2021 Statement from Attorney General Merrick B. Garland on the COVID-19 Hate Crimes Act Attorney General Merrick B. Garland made the following statement after President Biden’s signing of the COVID-19 Hate Crimes Act into law: “Today’s bill

SEAFN: Tell VICE and Matt Loughrey to STOP

These are our demands for VICE News, Loughrey, and McPhail: Matt Loughrey must immediately stop this project, discontinue all plans to exhibit them, and remove all images from digital media. Matt Loughrey and his business must give all proceeds and

Bystander Intervention 101

You have the power to stop identity-based bigotry and harassment. Learn more at a FREE virtual bystander intervention training. This FREE 1.5-hour, interactive training in partnership with Houston Coalition Against Hate teaches Hollaback!’s 5D’s of bystander intervention methodology. Click this

Asian American Resource Workshop (AARW)

AARW, APIs CAN – Asian Pacific Islanders Civic Action Network, and our partners and allies and enraged, devastated, and committed to organizing for long-term community safety. Full statement text here. Register for the town hall next week here. Posted by

Mobilizing Against Anti-AAPI Hate and Racism

As hate and discrimination against the AAPI community has dramatically risen during the COVID-19 pandemic, many of our network partners have called on community members to report hate incidents, condemn anti-AAPI sentiments, and attend workshops and bystander intervention trainings. Here

Condemning Anti-Asian Discrimination #HRes908

The Condemning all forms of anti-Asian sentiment as related to COVID–19 House Resolution 908 was introduced by U.S. Rep. Grace Meng on March 25, 2020 and calls on all public officials to denounce anti-Asian racism related to the coronavirus. This