Asian Americans Advancing Justice - LA

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LOS ANGELES — The City of Los Angeles is set to receive a $425,000 grant from the federal Countering Violent Extremism (CVE) program supposedly aimed at building community resistance to extremism.

FREE VOTER HELPLINES IN FIVE ASIAN LANGUAGES 
Vote Center Monitoring Will Be Conducted in LA & Orange Counties 
 

VIETNAMESE NAIL SALON WORKERS SUE TO CHALLENGE EXPLOITATIVE LABOR PRACTICES PLAGUING INDUSTRY

 

Monolingual Vietnamese Workers Fired after Challenging Unlawful Payment Schemes, Fake Time Records and other Unfair Business Practices that Deprived Them of Hundreds of Thousands in Unpaid Wages

LOS ANGELES – Asian Americans Advancing Justice - Los Angeles will be holding a free citizenship application workshop on March 1, 2014 at the California Institute for Chinese Performing Arts in partnership with Chinese Elected Officials (CEO).

COMPLAINT DEMANDS GOVERNMENT TRANSPARENCY ON EXPANSION OF DEPORTATION POLICIES
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Fails to Respond to Request for Clarification on "Notice to Appear" Policies

LOS ANGELES – Last night, Judge Andrew S. Hanen, a G.W. Bush-appointed district court judge in Brownsville, Texas, issued a preliminary injunction that temporarily blocks the implementation process of the new immigrant deferred action programs.

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HELPLINES

Our helplines prioritize assistance to low-income persons in the following areas of law: discrimination, family, immigration, public benefits, employment, housing, and civil rights. 

English: 888.349.9695
中文: 800.520.2356
한글: 800.867.3640
Tagalog: 855.300.2552
ภาษาไทย: 800.914.9583
Tiếng Việt: 714.477.2958

 

Our mission is to advocate for civil rights, provide legal services and education, and build coalitions to positively influence and impact Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders and to create a more equitable and harmonious society.