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06.19.20

Honoring Juneteenth

Today, on #Juneteenth, we honor and pay respect to the suffering and trauma of the black community. As immigrants, we know that our freedom and access to opportunities only exist because of the long fight fought and led by African Americans. 

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06.13.20

Get to Know Your Queens Borough President Candidates

In order to build community power, it is not enough to vote or advocate for issues we care about, we must also hold our elected officials accountable. With our partners at APA Voice, we have released Queens Borough President (QBP) candidate surveys for electoral districts with significant South Asian and Indo-Caribbean (SAIC) populations. Our goal […]

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06.02.20

This Fight Starts at Home: A letter from the Executive Director

Our streets have erupted with justified anger and frustration. The time has come for a radical reckoning. All of us have a role to play in ending the racialized terror and the institutionalized injustices that have led to the continued brutalization and oppression of Blacks. We at Chhaya are outraged by the murder of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, and countless others. 

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