Roundtable Led by Reps. Raskin and Chu Hears About Effects of Ethnic Profiling Against Chinese American Scientists

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A press release on the work being done to end the racial profiling of Chinese American and immigrant scholars

Today, Representative Jamie Raskin, Chair of the Oversight Subcommittee on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties, and Representative Judy Chu, Chair of the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus (CAPAC), held a roundtable entitled “Researching while Chinese American: Ethnic Profiling, Chinese American Scientists and a New American Brain Drain.”

Reps. Raskin and Chu also received numerous statements from concerned advocates and experts, including Asian Americans Advancing Justice | AAJC, which submitted a number of recommendations of how to address racial profiling.