APEX Express

APEX Express – April 26, 2012

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Photo courtesy of SEIU

The Service Employees International Union (SEIU) is at the bargaining table with the City of San Francisco. They have been on a public campaign to demand that San Francisco administrators tax corporations and the wealthy, and stop forcing the burden on city workers and their allies. Contributor Marie Choi gets perspective from SEIU Local 1021 members, Evelyn Curiel, and Jamilah Din.

APEX Contributor R.J. Lozada spent some time at the rally, but also some extra time with Evelyn and Jamilah, view the video below to get a portrait of the two women.

 

Photo courtesy of 1947 Petition Archive

Contributor Tara Dorabji interviews Ranjanpreet Nagra, representing the 1947 Partition Archive, an online resource of oral histories, capturing the voices that experienced the partition creating India and Pakistan.

Contributor Nonogirl interviews Vinjay Patel, Executive Director of the Asian Pacific Islander Cultural Center (APICC). They’re celebrating the 15th Annual United State of Asian America Festival, a series of programs that showcase the myriad of artistic accomplishments in the Asian and Pacific Islander communities.

Hosted by RJ.

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