Monthly Archives: November 2015

Take Action to Protect Youth from Institutional Abuse

Protect Youth from institutional Abuse

Programs that claim to help parents with “troubled teens” have become a multi-million dollar industry in the United States. ┬áThe unregulated business of boot camps, wilderness programs, and training academies make promises to parents desperate to help their children, but what parents don’t understand is how dangerous these institutions can be. “My mom didn’t like it when I came out […]

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New Campaign Puts AAPI LGBT Community in the Spotlight

DC AAPI Visibility Project

A new visibility campaign in the District of Columbia aims to highlight our local Asian American and Pacific Islander community. The DC AAPI Visibility Project is a partnership between the D.C. Maryors office of Asian and Pacific Islander Affairs, (MOAPIA), API Queers United for Action (AQUA DC) and KhushDC. It is a celebration of the intersectionality of AAPI ethnicities and […]

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