Muslim American Task Force

The Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) has created a new task force to develop tools to help journalists covering Muslim/Muslim American communities and current changes to U.S. immigration policies.

Media Access & Institute

AAJA's Media Institute is an intense two-day workshop that will teach community leaders how to tell their stories and share their expertise with the media.

Guide to Covering Asian America

AAJA offers a list of terms, definitions, and vocabulary for use when covering Asian America.

The Criminal Justice Project

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation awarded AAJA a $400,000 grant to partially fund a new criminal justice reporting project. This three-year special reporting series will focus on criminal and juvenile justice issues affecting communities of color.

The Heartland Project

AAJA was awarded a $200,000 grant from the Ford Foundation to launch “Diverse and Inclusive: News of the Heartland,” a project in partnership with University of Nebraska, Lincoln that will address the lack of news coverage of minorities and LGBT communities in Nebraska. AAJA will work jointly with the National Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association (NLGJA).

AAPI Experts Directory

Meet our experts on local and national Asian Pacific American issues. They can be your resource for a wide spectrum of stories, from the growing influence of Asian American consumers to getting to know the Sikh American community.


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