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Spring Collection of Washi Origami “Cranes for Peace” Earrings

cranes for peace

BOTHELL, Wash.– Celebrating Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month in the month of May and with spring in full bloom; a new 2022 spring collection of “Cranes for Peace” Washi Origami Cranes are available at several local art establishments who partnered with Bothell, WA-based Casion Jewelry. The “Cranes for Peace” fundraising campaign uses art […]

Biden signs anti-Asian hate crimes bill into law

biden anti-asian hate bill

Washington D.C., May 20, 2021 – Today, President Joe Biden signed into law the C OVID-19 Hate Crimes Act that passed through U.S. House of Representatives by a 364-62 vote Tuesday and U.S. Senate by a 94-1 vote last month. “To the members of our United States Congress on both sides of the aisle who helped pass […]

Members of the community raised awareness of Asian hate crimes in America

Anti-Asian Hate Rally

By Bo John Brusco | Lynnwood Times Reporter Hundreds attended the Mukilteo Stands in Solidarity and the Rally for Unity in Esperance Park, where members of the community shared their experiences and raised awareness of Asian hate crimes in America.  Peaceful Demonstrations to combat the rise in Asian-hate crimes Peaceful demonstrations of solidarity against Asian […]

Rally against hate and a call for unity

Jenna Nand Will Chen

By WIll Chen and Jenna Nand | Commentary Edmonds, WA – On March 16, multiple shootings occurred in Atlanta in which eight people were killed and others were injured. Among the dead were four Asian-American women. This terrible incident is the latest in the rising number of anti-Asian crimes in America over the past year […]

Statement condemning anti-Asian hate crimes

Dave Somers

By Dave Somers, Snohomish County Executive | Press Release Snohomish County, Wash., March 17, 2021 – There has been an increase in anti-Asian hate crimes in the United States, including in our own community, and the horrible murders in Georgia yesterday should make us all more determined than ever to work for an end to […]

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