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TAAF brings the AAPI community together to mobilize action against hate and violence, and build the infrastructure needed to improve AAPI advocacy, power, and representation across American society.

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Building AAPI Inclusion in Federal Policy
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Building AAPI Inclusion in Federal Policy

Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPIs) have long faced challenges to achieving belonging, safety, and equity in the US, but the intensification of anti-Asian sentiment in the US in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic calls for greater attention to this issue. As the nation reckons with systemic racism, a new window has opened to understand and meet the diverse needs of AAPI communities through federal policy.

July 14, 2021

1:30pm ET

Social Realities of Indian Americans: Findings From the 2020 Indian American Attitudes Survey
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Social Realities of Indian Americans: Findings From the 2020 Indian American Attitudes Survey

As the number of Indian Americans in the United States has swelled north of 4 million, the community’s diversity has also increased and yet there is surprisingly little systematic data on the everyday social realities of Indian Americans. How do Indian Americans relate to the broader Asian American community? How do they navigate the competing forces of assimilation and integration? And, as the United States witnesses a resurgence of violence and hate speech targeting Asian Americans, how does it affect Americans of Indian origin?

June 9, 2021

12 PM ET

See Us Unite For Change
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Broadcast Special

See Us Unite For Change

Special to air Friday May 21st at 8pm ET/PT across MTV Entertainment's suite of brands including MTV, Comedy Central, Paramount Network and Smithsonian Channel as well as BET and Nickelodeon and stream exclusively on Facebook Watch.

May 21, 2021

8:00 PM ET/PT

Visions of a Feminist Future #21For21Summit
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Visions of a Feminist Future #21For21Summit

The world needs new systems, new institutions, new ways of thinking—we know the old ones are not serving us well. Join the 21For21Summit, a project of @WeAretheMeteor with #ChimeForChange, on May 18th to discuss the path forward alongside a group of global visionaries.

May 18, 2021

7:00 PM ET

Washington Post Live: Race in America
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Washington Post Live: Race in America

Washington Post Live’s Race in America hosted TAAF President Sonal Shah and TAAF Board Member and Co-Founder of Yahoo! Jerry Yang for a conversation on tackling the rise in anti-Asian hate through data, research, and education.

May 14, 2021

2:00 PM ET

Claiming Power: The Future of Asian Americans
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Claiming Power: The Future of Asian Americans

The Asian American Foundation's virtual launch event convened politicians, leading journalists, business leaders, and cultural icons to discuss the most pressing issues for Asian Americans.

May 4, 2021

3:00PM ET

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