JACL Pacific Southwest regional director Ishii to step down April 30

The Japanese American Citizens League announced Feb. 17 that Craig Ishii, its Pacific Southwest (PSW) regional director, will be leaving the organization as of April 30 of this year. “We support his decision and know that he will become an asset to whatever kind of organization that will be fortunate enough to have him on […]

APIs demand apology from radio host Rush Limbaugh

Asian American leaders called on the conservative radio personality Rush Limbaugh to apologize to the Chinese community for mocking Chinese President Hu Jintao on air Jan. 19. In response to his call for an apology, however, one Bay Area politician has been the recipient of threats. Limbaugh was complaining on his show about a Fox […]