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Ashwin Madia: Beating Discrimination, One Battle at a Time

Recently, APAP-endorsed candidate Ashwin Madia (MN-303) wrote a guest diary at The Bilerico Project about his work defending GLBTQ rights. The following are a few excerpts from his diary. Please see The Bilerico Project or

AAPI Platform for Change blog

I have converted http://platform.apaforobama.com into a blog.  I will use this blog to continue our discussions from the call.  Please feel free to pre-register for the site so you can comment and contribute:

Update from Keith on Sunday's AAPI Platform for Change National Conf Call

Asian Americans for Obama, South Asians for Obama and APA for Progress will hold a national conference call this Sunday, July 20, at 4:30 p.m.

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National Platform Director Michael Yaki on AAPI Platform for Change Call

 Cross-posted from Asian Americans for Obama  Thanks to Charmaine Manansala, we'll have a special guest on our national

Briefing from the Obama for America AAPI Vote Team

Leaders — Greetings from the Obama for America Headquarters. Betsy Kim and I are starting dialogues with AAPI organizations such as yours about Senator Obama's AAPI outreach and plans.   We are working full speed ahead to ensure the full participation of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in electing a President that can bring hope and change for our AAPI communities.

PROGRESS REPORT (7/16/08 – 7/30/08)

PROGRESS REPORT (7/16/08 – 7/30/08) In this e-mail: APAP NEWS 1. APAP Board member Curtis Chin selected to serve on the Obama Asian American Finance Committee 2. New board members Angelica Jongo and Eugenia Beh 3. Denver anyone?  4. New e-mail list management service CALENDAR OF EVENTS 1. July 20 - National AAPI/South Asian Conference Call on Platform for Change 2.

Dem Sum with John Chiang

DEM SUM WITH JOHN CHIANG This past Friday, APAP kicked off our special Dem Sum series with California State Controller John Chiang.  A group of 15 of our members and volunteers in Los Angeles got to share an intimate breakfast with the highest ranking Asian American elected in the country.  John shared with us his thoughts on Asian American empowerment and the upcoming election.  APAP will be organizing similar events in San Diego, San Francisco, Fresno and around the state.  If you are interested in hosting John, please let us know! Please read more to see some pictures from the event!

Job Announcement: Field Coordinator for Steve Ngo for College Board

Steve Ngo for College Board Field Coordinator Position Steve Ngo is a candidate for San Francisco Community College Board for this November's election.  Steve's motivation to run for the Community College Board is rooted in his experience as a first-generation college graduate, holding post-graduate degrees in public policy and law.

TOAST at BLT Steak Event - Wed, 7/16, DC

TOAST AT BLT STEAK with Obama Campaign Mid-Atlantic Finance Chair DON BEYER and featuring a performance by NO SECOND TROY benefiting the Obama Victory Fund