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Call for Submissions for Summer Issue: Our Greatest Resource

DEADLINE EXTENDED: SUBMIT BY JULY 5TH UPDATE Project As[I]Am has re-opened our call for submissions in the 2016 Summer Issue with a specific focus on visual and/or audio pieces. As a multimedia platform for Asian American artists, we strive to depict a wide range of artists and pieces that complicate the landscape of Asian American […]

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Join Us for a Teleconference on Anti-Blackness

As[I]Am is excited to be hosting a teleconference by and for Asian Americans on addressing anti-blackness in our own communities. Using a feminist lens, we are looking to examine our own and our communities’ participation in anti-black racism, and to move towards personal, local transformation in order to be better in solidarity with black people. […]

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Organizations to Know: Advancing Muslim-Women in Reclaiming Ambitions (AMiRA)

by Noran Elzarka Reclaiming voices, identities, and ambitions has been a struggle for many of us as women of color. Too often, Muslim women feel isolated within their religious and non-religious communities because of unrealistic expectations, harmful gender roles, and presupposed definitions of womanhood and the construct of an ideal Muslim women.

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Organizations to Know (CACF and SAWCC)

Coalition for Asian American Children and Families (CACF) South Asian Women’s Creative Collective (SAWCC) Coalition for Asian American Children & Families Who is CACF? The Coalition for Asian American Children and Families (CACF) is the nation’s only pan-Asian children’s advocacy organization that aims to ensure the health and well-being of Asian Pacific American (APA) children […]

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