HABA Participates in AAPI Roundtable on stopping AAPI Hate

On March 25, 2021, our Vice President, Nu Vang, represented the Hmong American Bar Association at a roundtable hosted by Minnesota’s Attorney General, Keith Ellison.  Fellow attorney Ma Manee Moua also participated in the event.

  • Attorney General Keith Ellison
  • U.S. Attorney for the District of Minnesota, Anders Folk
  • FBI Special Agent in Charge, Michael Paul
  • Commissioner of Human Rights Rebecca Lucero
  • Ramsey County Attorney John Choi
  • Executive Director, Coalition of Asian American Leaders, Bo Thao-Urabe
  • Executive Director, Council of Asian Pacific Minnesotans, Sia Her (tentative – rep from CAPM will be there)
  • State Senator Foung Hawj
  • State Rep. Fue Lee
  • St. Paul City Councilmember Mitra Jalali
  • St. Paul City Councilmember Nelsi Yang
  • Roseville Area School Board Director Dr. Rose Chu
  • Ma Manee Moua, Attorney, Moua Law Office, PA
  • Nu Vang, Vice-President, Hmong American Bar Association

A link to replay the roundtable discussion can be found here: https://www.facebook.com/AGEllison/videos/463012194748569/

Thank you to Attorney General Keith Ellison for convening this important discussion and for including HABA in this work. This event will be a prelude to further discussions within HABA regarding anti-Asian sentiments against Asians and specifically Hmong women.