Asians and Pacific Islanders Applaud Federal Court’s Ruling Against Proposition 8
August 4, 2010

San Francisco – Today, federal district court judge Vaughn Walker ruled that California’s Proposition 8 violates the U.S. Constitution in denying gay and lesbian couples the right to marry.  Civil rights and advocacy groups, including Asian and Pacific Islander (API) … Continue reading

Prop 8 Decision Forthcoming – Tomorrow
August 3, 2010

It’s almost that time. Tomorrow afternoon, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals will issue its decision on the validity of Proposition 8. While we’re hopeful the decision will go in our favor, win or lose, our work is not done. … Continue reading

Urgent – LGBT API Community Meeting 9/19
September 11, 2009

Dear Friends, After last year’s devastating loss on Prop 8, the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex, and Queer/Questioning community is in danger – including in our Asian and Pacific Islander communities. Intolerance is on the rise, homophobic bullying of children … Continue reading

LEADING ASIAN AMERICAN COALITIONS EXPRESS SEVERE DISAPPOINTMENT OVER SUPREME COURT...
May 26, 2009

Ruling on California Proposition 8 Cases allows a bare majority of voters to enshrine inequality into our constitution and to deprive an entire class of Californians of the fundamental freedom to marry. (Tuesday, May 26, 2009) – The California Supreme … Continue reading

Decision Day – Tuesday, May 26th 2009
May 22, 2009

This is it! The day has finally arrived and it’s going to be a rollercoaster. The California Supreme Court has just announced that they will issue their ruling on Prop 8 on Tuesday, May 26th. Regardless of the decision, this … Continue reading

Day of Decision Nears
April 7, 2009

Dear Members, Momentum, momentum, momentum… Last week, Iowa became the first state in the Midwest to legalize same-sex marriage. And, on Tuesday, Vermont has now become the fourth state in the nation to recognize the marriages of same-sex couples. To … Continue reading

Don’t Divorce Us!
March 19, 2009

“Fidelity”: Don’t Divorce… from Courage Campaign on Vimeo.