AACE Applauds the Defeat of Proposition 16 in California

For Immediate Release November 6, 2020 Livingston, New Jersey: The Asian American Coalition for Education (AACE) applauds Californian voters’ forceful rejection of racially discriminatory Proposition 16, and calls it a great and historic milestone in Asian Americans’ fight for equal education rights in America. Proposition 16 is a politically motivated attempt to restore racial discrimination and racial quotas… Read More »

AACE Welcomes Justice Department’s Lawsuit against Yale for Its Racial Discrimination in College Admissions

For Immediate Release  October 9, 2020  Livingston, New Jersey: On October 8, 2020, the U.S. Justice Department filed a lawsuit against Yale University for unlawful admissions practices that unduly hurt Asian-American applicants. The Asian American Coalition for Education (AACE) applauds the U.S. Government’s legal and administrative actions to safeguard equal education rights for all American students, regardless of race, sex, color, ethnicity… Read More »

AACE Calls for Nationwide Support to Defeat Discriminatory Proposition 16 in California

For Immediate Release September 22, 2020 Livingston, New Jersey: After months of alliance building and community organizing, a group of civil rights leaders, prominent scholars and Asian-American organizations have successfully formed a national coalition, under the name “Californians for Equal Rights” (CFER) in opposition to Proposition 16 (formerly known as ACA-5). The Asian American Coalition for Education (AACE) urges… Read More »

AACE Applauds Justice Department’s Finding Affirming Yale’s Anti-Asian Discrimination in Admissions

For Immediate Release August 14, 2020 Livingston, New Jersey: On August 13th, 2020, the U.S. Justice Department announced that Yale University violated Title VI of the 1964 Civil Rights Act by discriminating against Asian-American and white applicants. The Justice Department’s decision was made in response to a civil rights compliant launched by the Asian American Coalition for Education… Read More »

Asian American Coalition Condemns California Asian American Legislators’ Scapegoating All Children for Votes

For Immediate Release June 15, 2020 Fremont, San Diego,  & Irving, California: Representing a diverse and broad-based coalition of concerned organizations to oppose Assembly Constitutional Amendment ACA 5, the Silicon Valley Chinese Association Foundation (SVCAF), San Diego Asian Americans for Equality (SDAAFE), TOC Foundation, Chinese American Equalization Association (HQH) and Asian American Coalition for Education (AACE) issued the… Read More »