Last summer, Richmond youth spent 6 weeks learning and taking action as part of our annual APEN Academy.
The Peralta Board of Trustees directed the Chancellor to stop all conversations with the A’s, effectively STOPPING the proposed stadium mega development from coming to Laney, Chinatown and Eastlake! Continue reading
On November 9th, 2017 APEN hosted a webinar entitled, APIs Lead: Post-Legislative Session. Continue reading
This year, API organizations across the state came together to advocate for environmental, immigration, and housing justice. Continue reading
In July 2016, we came together as frontline communities, environmentalists, workers, and faith leaders to fight and win the Oakland coal ban. Now, the Oakland Army Base developer, Phil Tagami, has sued the city to advance his coal export project. Please sign on to this open letter to Tagami to defend our hard-won victory!
Join us in Richmond for a community town hall. Find out more here: Continue reading
Photo c/o David Solnit
By Mabel Tsang
Just one month ago, the country both ushered in and rejected a new president. Continue reading
As Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, We Will Resist. We stand at a critical juncture in world history. The election of Donald Trump as president of the United States represents a direct threat to millions of people’s safety and to the health of the planet. Continue reading
We held the line in Oakland, in Richmond, and statewide. California continues to lead the nation in mobilizing voters to win progressive victories that benefit our families: tenant rights, elected officials that reflect the communities they represent, restored funding for schools, and much more. Continue reading