En solidaridad con las comunidades asiáticas americanas e islas del pacifico

Los ataques del martes que mataron a ocho personas, incluso seis mujeres asiáticas, en Georgia son sin duda impactantes y forman parte del inquietante aumento de los delitos contra los asiáticos alimentados por la xenofobia en este país. Families In Schools denuncia esta violencia sin sentido, se solidariza con la comunidad asiático americana y de las islas del Pacífico (APPI) y se compromete a estar junto a nuestros hermanos y hermanas para garantizar que los […]

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In Solidarity With Our Asian American and Pacific Islander Communities

  Tuesday’s attacks killing eight people, including six Asian women, in Georgia is undoubtedly shocking and a part of the disturbing surge in anti-Asian crimes fueled by xenophobia in this country. Families In Schools denounces this senseless violence, stands in solidarity with the Asian American Pacific Islander (APPI) community, and is committed to standing alongside our brothers and sisters to ensure the rights and dignity of all people are respected and protected. Since the COVID-19 outbreak […]

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Statement on the 2021 Inauguration

The swearing-in of our nation’s 46th President and the first woman, first black, first South Asian vice president and amidst an unprecedented global pandemic is historic and “marks a new chapter for the American people.” The administration of Biden-Harris is not a victory of party, but an opening of an era calling for common purpose and civility, of inclusiveness and tolerance, of empathy and grace. Yet, the raging pandemic, the violent social and economic upheaval, […]

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En solidaridad con las familias afroamericanas – Una declaración de Families In Schools

Una mamá publicó en su página de Facebook la siguiente pregunta de su hijo, “¿Por qué nos odian, mamá?” Es una pregunta desgarradora. La incómoda verdad es que el racismo sistémico asesinó brutalmente al Sr. George Floyd, que estaba luchando por respirar mientras un oficial de policía lo sostenía contra el suelo con la rodilla presionada contra su cuello mientras otros oficiales miraban y no hacían nada para ayudarlo. Eso no es aceptable. En un […]

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In Solidarity with African American Families – A Statement by Families In Schools

A mom posted on her Facebook page a question asked by her child, “Why do they hate us, mom?” It is a gut-wrenching question. The uncomfortable truth is that systemic racism brutally murdered Mr. George Floyd, who was struggling to breathe as a police officer held him to the ground with his knee pressed against his neck while other officers looked on and did nothing to help him. That is not acceptable. In a 1989 […]

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