SEARAC in the News

ICE deported 25 Cambodian immigrants, most of whom arrived in the U.S. as refugees (1/17/20, NBC News)

What you need to know about Trump’s plan to deport Hmong, Lao immigrants (2/11/2020, Sahan Journal/MPR News)

U.S. funding reintegration program in Laos for Laotian and Hmong refugees (2/3/20, NBC News)

Largest U.S. refugee group struggling with poverty 45 years after resettlement (3/4/20, NBC News)

How Southeast Asian American refugees helped shape America’s resettlement system (4/20/20, NBC News)

Decades after resettlement, Cambodian refugees vulnerable to prison-to-deportation pipeline (4/27/20, NBC News)

Coronavirus Is Hitting Long Beach’s Cambodian Community. But How Hard? (5/14/20, LAist)

This Researcher Says Colleges Should Stop Lumping All Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders Into Broad Categories (5/28/20, Chronicle of Higher Education)

The Asian American Reply to Pandemic-Era Racism Must Be Cross-Racial Solidarity (5/31/20, Truthout)

The Hmong American community, power, privilege and a place in Asian America (6/8/20, NBC News)

George Floyd death: ‘The same happened to my son’ (6/15/2020, BBC News)

As the 2020 US election ramps up, experts assess the Asian American electorate (8/19/20, Asian Journal)

Asian-Americans divided on Yale affirmative action case (8/20/20, South China Morning Post)

Tony Pham, new interim ICE director and Vietnamese refugee, draws criticism from Asian groups (8/28/20, NBC News)

Asian-American Advocates Criticize Appointment of ICE Interim Chief, a Former Vietnamese Refugee: ‘We Don’t Feel Optimistic’ (8/29/20, Newsweek)

Critics fear NYPD Asian hate crime task force could have unintended consequences (9/2/2020, NBC News)

‘Money and power.’ Coast groups fight to count every Mississippian for US Census (9/16/2020, Biloxi Sun Herald)

The U.S. Immigration System’s History of Reproductive Control (10/1/2020, Ms. Magazine)