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Editorial/Over a
cup of Tea
Forrest Gump is my
kind of guy
From Refugee to CEO:
Van Jones’ Dream Corps
Appoints Vien Truong to
Lead Organization in
Trump Resistance
With Anti-Immigrant and Anti-
Refugee Policies Dominating
Trump Agenda, Van Jones’
Non-Profit Arm Appoints
Accomplished Former Refugee
to Lead the Organization
Through the Trump Era

San Francisco, CA, July 25 --
Today, Dream Corps appointed
Vien Truong as the new Chief
Executive Officer of the social
justice accelerator, of which
Van Jones is president. The
organization runs numerous
progressive initiatives --
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STORIES AND COLUMNS

Editorial/Over a
cup of Tea
Forrest Gump is my
kind of guy,
By Heidi M. Pascual

Paul H. Kusuda's column
Remembering forced
removal/ incarceration,
By Paul Kusuda

Hmong Cultural
Immersion
5th Annual Hmong
Language and Culture
Camp at Badger Rock,
By Jonathan Gramling

APIAVote News
*Honoring the Voting
Rights Act of 1965
*Sec. Norman Mineta
inspires young AAPIs

Immigration
CAPAC denounces
proposed cuts to legal
Immigration System,
From Congressional
Asian Pacific American
Caucus
Race & Ethnicity
The Trump Administration
Is
Escalating its War on
People of Color By
Undermining Affirmative
Action,
By Connor Maxwell and
Sara Garcia

Health Care/ACA Update
ACA Repeal Would Have
Disproportionately
Harmed Women of Color,
By Heidi Williamson

Foreign Policy & Security
Don’t Let Trump Start a
War with North Korea,
By Michael Fuchs, Vikram
Singh, and Abigail Bard

From the City of Madison
Mayor's Office
Statement of Madison
Mayor Paul Soglin on
Removal of Confederate
Memorials From Forest
Hill Cemetery

Wisconsin Income
Inequality
Income Inequality in
Wisconsin Near Record
Levels,
From Wis. Budget Project
& COWS (UW-Madison)