Governor Newsom Signs API Equity Budget: Historic $156.5 million measure to address systemic discrimination and rising hate incidents against AAPI communities

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SACRAMENTO, CA — California is taking steps to address the recent rise in hate incidents against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI). The Governor has signed the historic Asian and Pacific Islander (API) Equity Budget included in a fiscal bill approved by the Legislature last month. The API Equity Budget is sponsored by the API […]

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ALA is Hiring!- BILINGUAL IMMIGRATION PARALEGAL

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Working remotely 100% of the time will be considered  AGENCY DESCRIPTION:  The Asian Law Alliance (ALA) is a non-profit community law office that has provided legal services, community education and advocacy services since 1977 to the Asian and Pacific Islander communities in Santa Clara County.  Priority areas are immigration/citizenship, housing, domestic violence, public benefits and civil rights. […]

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AAPIs RISING

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AAPI Heritage Month may be over, but Asian American and Pacific Islander communities sustain our histories, cultures, joy and power all year long. We continue our freedom work in solidarity. We are ancestors in training. We are #AAPIsRising

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Historic Court decision vindicates Voting Rights of Asian Americans in the City of Santa Clara

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On December 30, 2020, the California Court of Appeals – Sixth District rendered a unanimous opinion affirming the decision by the Superior Court Judge Thomas E. Kuhnle ruling that the City of Santa Clara’s at-large election system diluted the vote of Asian Americans and thus violated the California Voting Rights Act (CVRA).   Acting Presiding Justice Eugene […]

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ALA IS HIRING!- Immigration Staff Attorney

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POSITION:  Immigration Staff Attorney (the job is temporarily remote due to Covid-19) AGENCY DESCRIPTION:  The Asian Law Alliance (ALA) is a non-profit community law office that has provided legal services, community education and advocacy services since 1977 to the Asian and Pacific Islanders communities in Santa Clara County.  Priority areas are immigration, housing, domestic violence, […]

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