Follow Up: Fast Forward 2060 Conference Policy Talks

December 16, 2016 admin 0

BY DANIEL MINYONG CHEUNG Last week, the National Council of Asian Pacific Americans (NCAPA), hosted Fast Forward 2060: Highlighting Legacy and Action in the Asian American and Pacific Islander Community Under President Obama and Beyond. We wanted to highlight some of […]

Donald Trump and the Asian American Generational Divide

November 21, 2016 admin 0

Asian Americans voted for Hillary Clinton by a large majority, but surprisingly, a small number of naturalized (first-generation, generally older) Asian immigrants voted for Donald Trump. Understanding why—and making sure these voters stay engaged—is one of the community’s key challenges for […]

The Hobby Lobby Minefield

April 24, 2015 Amina Abbas 0

  The Affordable Care Act (ACA), much like women’s health, is a point of frequent contention in Washington and the courts. On June 30, 2014, those two points converged when the Supreme Court, in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby, dealt a […]

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From Lau v. Nichols to the Affordable Care Act: Forty Years of Ensuring Meaningful Access in Health Care for Limited English Proficient Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders

Abstract This article commemorates Lau v. Nichols on its fortieth anniversary by examining language access rights in the new era of health care reform following the passage of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Language assistance services are critical to accessing health care. […]