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The Race Epidemic Documentary Featuring CA Attorney General Rob Bonta, Former Treasurer John Chiang, Congressmember Judy Chu Premieres At CAAMFest

LOS ANGELES, May 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Race Epidemic documentary premieres on May 13, 2021 at Center for Asian American Media Film Festival (CAAMFest), the nation's largest Asian American film festival. The Race Epidemic documentary is a significant film of our time as innocent Asian American and Pacific Islanders (AAPIs) are being attacked and murdered on our streets. The documentary tells the story of AAPIs and their unique history in the broader context of racism in America. Racism is America's epidemic - it has plagued our nation since its inception. It attacks different groups more intensely at different times, but it always persists.
Pasadena, CAcaltech.edu

A Moment of Solidarity with Representative Judy Chu

Hosted By: Asian American Council in welcoming Representative Judy Chu. Representative Judy Chu will be joining the Asian American Council (AAC) in a conversation about the recent rise in hateful rhetoric and violence against the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community. Rep. Chu is the first Chinese American woman elected to Congress in 2009 and represents the 27th Congressional District, which includes Pasadena and the west San Gabriel Valley. She is the Chair of the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus in Congress. In this role, Rep. Chu has been a leading figure, voicing concern about and speaking out against the rise in attacks against the AAPI community.
SocietyWashington Post

Race in America: Combating Anti-Asian Racism with Rep. Judy Chu & Rep. Mark Takano

Across the country, there has been an alarming rise in anti-Asian violence and racism during the coronavirus pandemic. Shootings at three Atlanta-area spas that recently left six Asian women dead have further shaken the community. On Friday, March 26 at 11:30am ET, Washington Post opinions writer Jonathan Capehart spoke with Rep. Judy Chu (D-Calif.), chair of the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus, and Rep. Mark Takano (D-Calif.), the group’s second vice-chair, about the growing fears and calls for action.
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Monterey Park Rep. Judy Chu presses Biden to appoint AAPI as budget director

The chairwoman of the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus is pushing the Biden administration to name Nani Coloretti to be director of the Office of Management and Budget. It is a call that has become more urgent as President Biden’s Cabinet is nearly completely confirmed without any Asian American representation and in the wake of the rise in hate crimes against Asian Americans.
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On Point Exclusive: Representative Judy Chu Opens Up about Rise in Crime against The Asian Community.

Recently on, OPWJS, Juandolyn was joined by California Congresswoman, Rep. Judy Chu to discuss the increased attacks against members of the Asian community. According to Rep. Chu, attacks against the Asian community have increased over the last year amid former President Trump's constant reference to the Corona Virus originating from China, thus stigmatizing Asians. Rep. Chu was not shy about calling out the attacks against members of her community for the blatant hatred towards Asians, particularly women.
Public SafetyMSNBC

Rep. Judy Chu: GA shooter “chose three Asian spas…It was very clear this is a hate crime.”

Rep. Judy Chu (D-CA) is the Chair of the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus and was the first Chinese American woman elected to Congress. She joins Ali Velshi to discuss the Georgia shooting that left eight people dead and the rise of anti-Asian violence across the country. She says, “there is a direct link between Donald Trump's rhetoric and the kind of horrible hate crimes and incidents that Asian Americans across this country are experiencing.”
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Judy Chu blames Trump for rising anti-Asian hate after Atlanta shooting

Rep. Judy Chu (D-Calif.) on Wednesday blamed former President Trump for contributing to a rise in violence against Asian Americans such the previous day's shootings in Georgia. "President Trump clearly stoked the flames of xenophobia against AAPIs with his rhetoric,” Chu said during a House Democratic Caucus press conference. “The...

Town hall meeting with Judy Chu focuses on new administration

Pilgrim Place residents are sponsoring a virtual town hall conversation with local U.S. Congresswoman Judy Chu, Wednesday February 3, 10:45 a.m. until noon. Resident spokesman Gene Boutilier stated the general public can attend through Zoom and residents of other nearby retirement facilities are especially invited. The session will emphasize health,...