Update: Here is a link to the recording of the panel! Hate crimes. Anti-Asian hate. These phrases have dominated news coverage of the recent assaults on Asians and Asian Americans and of the Atlanta spa shootings. But as prosecutors waffle over whether these attacks are motivated by race and/or gender, and activists and politicians push … Continue reading May 5: Covering anti-Asian hate panel
Hey AAJA Philly & yung AAJA fam! Between mid-terms, finding employment, and the obvious, a global pandemic, being anxious and stressed out has become the new normal. But you don’t have to deal with it alone. We’re hosting the spring stress buster with Dr. Noel Ramirez, a Philly counselor who specializes in treating folks from … Continue reading AAJA Philly presents: The Spring Stress Buster
missing us? missing pub trivia night? missing lunar new year festivities or family dinners or just casual hangouts with other journalists? well, you're in luck! we're hosting a Lunar New Year dinner and membership drive and we want you to come... here's the details. a Lunar New Year celebration (and *~membership drive~*) to bring us … Continue reading Lunar New Year dinner (and membership drive!)
Join AAJA Philly and the Pen & Pencil Club for a Q&A about the presidential election in Pennsylvania. Will you have to stand in line for six hours to vote? How long will it take to know the final results? What does the campaign trail look like during a pandemic? Jonathan Lai, voting and elections … Continue reading Answering your questions about the 2020 election
We wish we could all truly share a meal, family style, but in lieu of that: AAJA Philly is hosting a virtual dinner for our chapter next Friday, August 14 at 6:30 p.m. as part of this year's virtual AAJA convention. Here's the deal: Order food from your fave Asian spot (or OK, wherever you … Continue reading Friday, Aug. 14: Come have virtual dinner on us!