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TAKE ACTION: Tell Marion Barry to Apologize for His Xenophobic Remarks Against Immigrant Workers

DC Councilman, Marion Barry attacks Filipino immigrant nurses. “In fact, it’s so bad, that if you go to the hospital now, you find a number of immigrants who are nurses, particularly from the Philippines,” Marion said. The Council Member went

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KAYA Demands Apology for Marion Barry’s Xenophobic Remarks Against Immigrant Workers

Press Release Contact: Erin Pangilinan, KAYA National Communications Director, erin@kayagrassroots.org *****For Immediate Release*****   KAYA Demands Apology for Marion Barry’s Xenophobic Remarks Against Immigrant Workers Washington DC – The Filipino American community demands an apology for D.C. Council Member, Marion

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Asian American and Pacific Islander Organizations Express Concern Regarding Xenophobic Rhetoric in 2010 Election Campaigns

November 2, 2010 Immigrant and civil rights organizations within the Asian American and Pacific Islander community express concern regarding the use of xenophobic rhetoric and imagery being used in this year’s election races. Statements and electoral campaign tactics from public

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