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Learn about our groundbreaking research on immigrant representation on TV and moving audiences to action.

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Our Entertainment team consults with Hollywood creatives to help them develop more accurate and humanized immigrant characters. We also partner on advocacy campaigns and events and produce ground-breaking research.

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Black + Gold Forum

Watch groundbreaking creators Jon Chu, Franklin Leonard, Prabal Gurung & Nikole Hannah-Jones as they explore how Black and Asian communities can foster solidarity and combat anti-blackness and anti-Asian racism beyond the pandemic.

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Immigrant Justice
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Happy Mother’s Day to the immigrant moms who left their own homes before they even knew themselves and moved across the world w/ partners they may not have known very well only to birth life in a new country and plant roots in an unknown land.

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Tell media outlets their words matter, and terms like ”illegal immigrant" and "illegal alien" are unacceptable.