Interconnecting ‘isms’

From the Pacific Citizen, via Hyphen:

Today many APAs who identify as lesbian/gay/bisexual/transgender (LGBT) can turn to countless support organizations like API Equality. But there was a time when APA groups did not consider same-sex marriage rights a priority, said Fong.

When others didn’t want to talk about it, JACL made history. At the 1994 Salt Lake City convention, JACL became the first non-gay organization – after the American Civil Liberties Union – to support same-sex marriage.

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