February 5, 2021

CAA calls on the Biden administration to end racial profiling

Gang Chen is the latest example of the federal government’s coordinated efforts that has targeted Chinese American scientists and researchers based on their ancestry rather than suspected criminal activity through the DOJ’s China Initiative
February 2, 2021

Winter 2020-21 Highlights

2021 is upon us, and Chinese for Affirmative Action looks forward to strengthening ties with local activists, elected officials, and organizations and forging a more equitable, more inclusive path toward racial justice. See below to find out what else is in store.
January 21, 2021

How CAA Fights for Immigrant Justice: 2021 Priorities

Immigrant rights have been central to CAA’s focus since our founding, and we are closely monitoring the Biden administration’s overhaul of the immigration system. Today, we wanted to share some highlights of our immigrant rights program in 2020 and what’s ahead for 2021.
December 31, 2020

A Year-End Message from Cyn and Vin

Photo: A still from our end-of-year social featuring members of the CAA staff. 2020 has been a difficult year for so many. With the pandemic, economic downturn, and high-stakes elections all at once, it was a perfect storm. But with…
December 10, 2020

Together This Year: 2020 Highlights

Between an economic crisis, a global pandemic, and a historical election season up and down the ballot, CAA was called upon to help our community move forward — and our team stepped up to meet the moment.
November 30, 2020

November 2020 Highlights

From local and national elections to critical court rulings, as well as ongoing direct services and community engagement, this month has been a whirlwind of activity for our team at Chinese for Affirmative Action.