Tag Archives: I-200

Senator Bob Hasegawa Owes Asian Americans an answer

Many Asian Americans thought that they had a voice in state senate when Senator Bob Hasegawa was elected. When he announced his candidacy for Seattle Mayor race, Northwest Asian Weekly did an article covering this news.  Read the newspaper’s cover on community reaction towards Hasegawa’s run below: [Troy Chen, a University of Washington student who… Read More »

A great post on Racial Discrimination Against Asian

I was researching how people in California won the fight against SCA-5, and came across Mr. Ward Connerly, and his non-profit organization, American Civil Rights Institute.  Then a post by Mr. Connerly back in 2017 caught my eyes – WARD CONNERLY SHARES HIS THOUGHTS ON “RACIAL DISCRIMINATION” . Below are direct quotes from Mr. Connerly’s post:… Read More »

States that ban discrimination

California  Proposition 209 (also known as the California Civil Rights Initiative or CCRI), passed by California voters in November 1996, amended the California Constitution to prohibits the state, local governments, districts, public universities, colleges, and schools, and other government instrumentalities from discriminating against or giving preferential treatment to any individual or group in public employment, public education, or public… Read More »

People are against SB 6406

Came across a piece of old news today Lawmakers consider repealing state ban on affirmative action . I like to read people’s comments to gauge people’s opinions on news topics. And sure enough, among the 60 comments, I’d say more than 95% were AGAINST SB 6406. Below are some examples taken from the site. “racism is… Read More »

Let’s build a hashtag campaign

Are you on twitter? Let’s start the movement, build a hashtag campaign. #noSB6406, to spread the awareness of SB 6406. The more people hear about it, the more people talk about it, the better. I believe most people are on our side. I have been reading comments on Seattle Times. Although the newspaper has been… Read More »

Why Seattle Times is so afraid to report on SB 6406?

Despite the past weekend was Chinese New Year, many Chinese parents still attended various Town Hall meetings across Seattle area to express their concerns about SB 6406 and the two other bills. A  reporter and photographer from the Seattle Times were in attendance at the 41st LD Town Hall on Feb. 17, 2018. Given the… Read More »