A COMMUNITY OF CONTRASTS: Native Hawaiians & Pacific Islanders in the United States, 2014


2014 Advancing Justice Conference

Washington, DC • September 25-26, 2014



The mission of Asian Americans Advancing Justice is to promote a fair and equitable society for all by working for

civil and human rights and empowering Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders and other underserved communities.


Upcoming Events

Oct 2

Asian Americans Advancing Justice | AAJC (Advancing Justice | AAJC) cordially invites you to attend the 18th annual American Courage Awards reception.

Asian Law Caucus
Jun 13

Open to the public.  Please join us for the following events at our office located at:
55 Columbus Avenue

Sep 1

Body & Mind practice (Kouksundo—Korean Yoga) improves life-management skills. Kouksundo is several thousand-year old Korean breathing exercise.


Latest News

Advancing Justice
Apr 30, 2014

LOS ANGELES – Stewart Kwoh, President and Executive Director, Asian Americans Advancing Justice - LA, issued the following statement on behalf of Asian Americans Advancing Justice. 

In a recent article, headlined “What We All...

Jun 12, 2014

To our valued community members, 


Nov 21, 2013

This report is part of a series based on new data and will be followed by regional reports on Asian American and NHPI communities in the South and the West. Additional reports are also planned, including one focused

Aug 07, 2013

Section 203 Voices of Democracy Report 2012 - Section 203 lessons-learned report that details the results of Advancing Justice’s Section 203 project, including observations from poll monitoring on Election Day in fourteen...

Sep 27, 2012

Second in an ongoing series, this report promotes a better understanding of Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander communities in the Midwest with concrete and up-to-date data and policy recommendations. 

Aug 13, 2012

Advancing Justice and 70+ Asian American and Pacific Islander Groups File Brief at U.S. Supreme Court in Support of Race-Conscious Admission in Higher Education

Oct 26, 2011

A Community of Contrasts: Asian Americans in the United States 2011 draws upon data from the 2010 Census, American Community Survey, and other sources to provide a detailed portrait of the Asian American community in the United States....