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Vincent Who? goes online; limited time offer to view for free

 


Vincent Chin Memorial to be unveiled

Just got an email from our friend, Roland Hwang in Detroit. The City of Ferndale, MI, is hosting an upcoming installation and dedication of the Vincent Chin Case Legal Milestone plaque on December 22, 2010 at Noon at the Post Bar. That's the location where the American Citizens for Justice first met to start organizing. Details below:

The City of Ferndale will host a ceremony on Wednesday December 22 honoring the installation and dedication of the Vincent Chin Michigan Milestone Plaque and Memorial beginning at noon. 


Vincent Chin Timeline and Research Guide

Vincent Chin Timeline

June 19, 1982: Vincent Chin bludgeoned to death.

 

June 23, 1982 - Vincent Chin dies as a result of his injuries.

 

Vincent Who? at the NAPABA conference

Hey folks. The National Asian Pacific American Bar Association is having their annual in convention in Los Angeles this week. They've actually asked us to screen parts of "Vincent Who?" as their plenary session at Friday lunch. (It's a last-minute addition and we're still working out some of the details.) Anyway, stop by and say hello if you can. Here is the press release that NAPABA just sent out.


Vincent Who? Timeline

Timeline of the film


Vincent Who? Filim - Get your free copy today!

It all started with a simple goal: to remember Vincent Chin.

In 2007, on the 25th anniversary of his death, Asian Pacific Americans for Progress organized a series of fourteen townhalls around the country to discuss the impact of his life and legacy. We gathered many of the leading civil rights leaders in our community to ask how far had we come and how far we had yet to go. From those discussions came our award-winning documentary, "Vincent Who?", which has now toured to over 130 colleges, libraries and law firms around the country.


Another Award for Vincent Who?

Another Award for Vincent Who? 

Congratulations to Curtis Chin (Producer) and Asian Pacific Americans for Progress (http://www.apaforprogress.org/) for winning the National Association for Multicultural Education (NAME) Multicultural Media Award for the film Vincent Who?  The award was given at the President’s Banquet during the 19th Annual International Conference October 28-November 1, 2009 at the Grand Hyatt Denver Hotel in Denver Colorado.


Vincent Who? - Los Angeles premiere

Asian Pacific Americans for Progress proudly presents

The L.A. Premiere of
"VINCENT WHO?"
A New Documentary on Asian American Pacific Islander Empowerment

Over 25 years ago, the hate crime murder of Vincent Chin in Detroit galvanized the Asian American and Pacific Islander community. This new 40-minute documentary, winner of the Media Award from the National Association for Multicultural Education, looks back at the movement that started from the case and asks how far we have come and how far we still need to go.

November 4, 2009, Wednesday


Nominate Your College Or University To Be Recognized As One Of The "Best Colleges and Universities for AAPI Student Activism"

(Artwork -- "Talk Story" by Weston Teruya, originally commissioned by National CAPACD.)


Joseph Ileto Remembered

Affter Vincent Chin, the murder of Filipino American postal worker Joseph Ileto is arguably the most high-profile hate crime committed against an Asian American. On August 10, 1999, Buford Furrow, a self professed white supremacist, went on a rampage at the North Valley Jewish Community Center where he shot and injured five individuals.