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Jun 9 58 tweets 16 min read
🗣️Tomorrow at 11am PST we'll look at #LatinAmerica and why this region-undergoing dramatic change-is critical to U.S. interests. Follow via FB Live fb.me/e/1Ln7gUeOh @globalexchange @Peninsula360P @christinefolch @MigrationPolicy ethnicmediaservices.org/media-briefing… #SummitOfAmericas Last call! Briefing starts at 11AM PST. Our panel - Ted Lewis of @globalexchange, @ruizags with @MigrationPolicy, @christinefolch of Duke U and @ManuOrtizE of @Peninsula360P - will discuss the social, political and climate changes impacting Latin America. Join us!
May 27 20 tweets 10 min read
A tribute to Vincent Chin begins at 11 a.m. PT today. Watch here: fb.me/e/1xXAk2MAY Only 15 percent of police departments acknowledge that there are hate crimes. Data collection is poor, says Mike German of the @BrennanCenter
May 12 43 tweets 16 min read
🗣️Tomorrow at 11am we'll be looking at what the leaked #SCOTUS opinion on #Roe could mean for AAPI women. Follow the convo @EthnicMediaSvc and fb.me/e/3bVwAnUkg @aaaj_alc @NAPAWF @RepJudyChu @RepJayapal ethnicmediaservices.org/media-briefing… Image In just under 10 mins we'll be discussing the leaked #RoeVWade opinion and what a repeal of the landmark case could mean for #AAPI women. Follow us @EthnicMediaSvc or via FB Live: fb.me/e/3bVwAnUkg Image
May 6 21 tweets 12 min read
How real is the threat of #NuclearWar ? In 30 minutes, @EthnicMediaSvc goes live with four eminent experts on the issue: @mklare1 Michael Klare @DarylGKimball @AndrewNynka @ArmsControlNow Watch here: fb.me/e/1s0hx3u35
Apr 28 17 tweets 9 min read
This morning, @EthnicMediaSvc in collaboration with @NAMIFlorida will address the alarming rise of suicides in Florida. Watch live on Facebook: fb.me/e/3YlFsjNdE "We must bring suicide out of the shadows," says @EthnicMediaSvc founder Sandy Close. #Mentalhealth #Miami #stigmafree #BetterTogether #NotAlone #SuicidePrevention #SuicideAwareness
Apr 22 47 tweets 14 min read
🌧️At 11am PST we'll be looking at the ramifications for California of what is the worst #drought to hit the western US in over a millennium. Follow via FB Live fb.me/e/1MyzANlHL and @EthnicMediaSvc
Learn more 👉bit.ly/3OqYDrL Image Welcome to today's briefing, "Not a Drop to Drink: California Faces Worst #Drought in 1,200 Years." You can follow the conversation via FB Live fb.me/e/1MyzANlHL #EarthDay
Apr 14 48 tweets 15 min read
🗣️Mark it on your calendars. Friday, 4/15 at 11am PST , we'll discuss what parents and others can do to avert another “pandemic,” that of future adults with serious emotional and mental disorders. Follow the convo @EthnicMediaSVC ethnicmediaservices.org/media-briefing…
@KidsPartnership @dr_shaps 🕐In less than an hour we'll be discussing a new CDC report on the #mentalhealth challenges confronting today's youth with @KidsPartnership, @dr_shaps and Dr. Myo Thwin Myint of Tulane University. Follow here @EthnicMediaSvc or via FB Live: fb.me/e/2X8QOJ1Nk
Apr 12 21 tweets 9 min read
Good morning. Today, @EthnicMediaSvc is co-hosting a briefing with @CalAging live from @ChoiceinAging adult day care center in Pleasant Hill. Elderly people, isolated by the pandemic, are able to socialize once more. Speakers today are: @SusanDeMarois; @DebbieToth7 ; @kimwadedc and @sklevin7
Apr 8 58 tweets 17 min read
🔊Heads up, at 11am PST we'll look at the new BA.2 #Covid variant, which now accounts for more than 50% of new infections in New York/New England, and almost 35% in California. Join us here @EthnicMediaSvc or via FB fb.me/e/1qjhPsdw7 @LcacNews @StanfordChild Welcome to today's briefing, "The BA.2 #Variant Gains Ground: Are We Heading Back to the Future?"
You can follow the discussion on Twitter @EthnicMediaSvc or via FB Live fb.me/e/1qjhPsdw7
Apr 1 40 tweets 14 min read
Worldwide, journalists are being killed, harassed, and imprisoned, as public opinion about #journalism globally is at an all-time low. At 11 am PST we'll discuss this with @pressfreedom, @RicardoTrotti, Slavic Sacramento and @goldkorn. Join via FB: fb.me/e/1yrfRL17N Welcome to today's briefing, "#Journalists in the Crosshairs: The War on Information." You can follow the conversation here @EthnicMediaSvc and via FB Live: fb.me/e/1yrfRL17N
Mar 25 19 tweets 9 min read
This morning, the @CDCgov joins @EthnicMediaSvc for a robust discussion on #COVID19 vaccines, when a vaccine might be available for children five and under, and global #VaccineEquity . Join us on Facebook at 11 am PT: facebook.com/events/1008886… Please send your questions for the @CDCgov and we will try to get them answered live.
Mar 21 44 tweets 12 min read
🗣️At 11:30 am (PST) we'll discuss LA's groundbreaking new guaranteed income program with supervisors @HollyJMitchell & @SheilaKuehl, Dr. Bob Ross of @CalEndow, @staciawestphd and Carrie Miller of LA's Poverty Alleviation Initiative. Join us via FB Live: fb.me/e/3fEooSOUV Welcome to today's briefing, "Groundbreaking Guaranteed Income Program to Provide LA County Residents Financial Room to 'Breathe'" You can follow the convo here @EthnicMediaSvc and via FB Live fb.me/e/3fEooSOUV
Mar 18 47 tweets 13 min read
The #Covid pandemic has deepened education divides for children. Millions have fallen behind in reading and math levels. In under 30 mins we'll be discussing strategies to bridge the learning gap with @louisfr, @Hayin & @arosesocol Follow via FB Live: fb.me/e/1KynGrBuW Image Welcome to today's briefing, "Kids and Learning Loss: How Do We Catch Up?" You can follow the convo here @EthnicMediaSvc and via FB Live fb.me/e/1KynGrBuW
Mar 10 27 tweets 12 min read
The @CDCgov is listening! Today, @EthnicMediaSvc hosts a roundtable with Bhutanese, Burmese, and Uyghur refugees and how these communities have managed the pandemic. #refugees #COVID19 #healthequity #publichealth #RIM Speakers include: Faustina Palmatier, Karen Society of Buffalo; Aung M. Naing, President and Co-founder, Network of Myanmar American Associations @netmaa Sudarshan Pyakurel, Executive Director, Bhutanese Community of Central Ohio
Feb 25 36 tweets 10 min read
🗣️According to #stopaapihate there have been over 10k attacks targeting Asian American women since March 2020. We'll be discussing this alarming trend today at 11am PST with an expert panel. Follow @EthnicMediaSvc or via FB Live: fb.me/e/1GPrUvRyn @NAPAWF @AAAJ_AAJC Welcome to today's briefing, "Moving Beyond Hate: Asian American Women Respond to Uptick in Hate Attacks." You can follow the convo here
@EthnicMediaSvc or via FB live at fb.me/e/1GPrUvRyn
Feb 18 37 tweets 16 min read
🕐 At 11 am PST we'll discuss rising #inflation, with tips on dealing with the highest consumer prices in a generation. Joining us are @lisquart of @econhardship, Penny Wang of @ConsumerReports and @joshbivens_DC of @Economicpolicy.
Follow via FB Live: fb.me/e/2hasWLEmc Welcome to today's briefing, #Inflation, is it Eroding the #MiddleClass? You can follow the convo here @EthnicMediaSvc or via FB live at fb.me/e/2hasWLEmc
Feb 11 43 tweets 18 min read
📅With #SCOTUS seemingly set to overturn Roe v. Wade, we'll discuss what this means for women and especially women of color.
WHAT: Facing the end of Roe v. Wade
WHEN: Today, 11 am PDT
Follow: @EthnicMediaSvc
FB Live: fb.me/e/4v9buZbPK
@PPActionCA @access_rj @PilarMarrero Welcome to today’s briefing, Facing the end of Roe v Wade. Remember you can follow the convo here @EThnicMediaSvc or via FB Live fb.me/e/4v9buZbPK Our speakers today are Lisa Matsubara and Jodi Hicks with @PPActionCA and Jessica Pinckney of @access_rj.
Feb 4 37 tweets 14 min read
🎊It's Friday! Which means it's time for our weekly media briefing. Today we're talkin' cars and the red flags ⚠️ you need to watch for when making a purchase. You can follow the convo @EthnicMediaSvc starting at 11am PST or via FB live: fb.me/e/14uSsEdjt @FTC @HERAdvocates 🎊Welcome to EMS's regular Friday briefing. Today we're discussing what you need to know when buying or financing a car with the @FTC, @legal_aid_MN and @HERAdvocates. Follow the discussion @EthnicMediaSVC or via FB live fb.me/e/14uSsEdjt
Jan 28 27 tweets 10 min read
🎊Welcome to EMS's regular Friday briefing. Today we're discussing what you all need to know for the upcoming 2022 #taxseason. You can also follow the conversation via FaceBook live fb.me/e/1Afq7p7BB @IRSnews And for help filing and preparing tax returns on IRS.gov, visit the official IRS website. irs.gov/help
Jan 13 23 tweets 11 min read
🗣️Reminder, we'll be starting our conversation on the impact of the #Omicron surge on family #caregivers in 10 mins! Follow us @EthnicMediaSvc to join the discussion. @CalAging @blackvoicenews Welcome to this important conversation about the impact of the #Omicron surge on family caregivers and the importance of #vaccinations. We open with a prayer and to give thanks for those who bring us together to hear these stories.
Jan 13 27 tweets 15 min read
📣In one hour we'll be discussing the impacts of #redistricting on #Latino voters in Florida, who make up 1/4 of the state yet who stand to lose #Representation under newly drawn maps. Follow the discussion
👉LIVESTREAM: @EthnicMediaSvc
@kiraromero @latinojustice Welcome to today’s briefing on Florida’s redistricting process and what it means for Latino voters, co-hosted by @EthnicMediaSVC, @LatinoJustice and @scsj and moderated by @PilarMarrero.