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'''Floyd Huen''' went to UC Berkeley during the late 1960s where he served as president of the [[Chinese Student Club]], and participated in both the [[Asian American Political Alliance]] and the strike for Ethnic Studies. When he moved to New York for medical school, Huen and his wife [[Jean Quan]], co-founded the [[Chinatown Food Co-op]] and [[Asian Americans for Equality]], a New York Chinatown-based social justice organization. Huen now lives in the Bay Area, and in 1999, he served as the physician for the UC Berkeley hunger strikers who won their demands for a stronger Ethnic Studies department.<ref>[http://www.kqed.org/w/snapshots/bios/index.html#sumi_pat, Snapshots of Asian America, bio, accessed Jan.11, 2013]</ref>
 
'''Floyd Huen''' went to UC Berkeley during the late 1960s where he served as president of the [[Chinese Student Club]], and participated in both the [[Asian American Political Alliance]] and the strike for Ethnic Studies. When he moved to New York for medical school, Huen and his wife [[Jean Quan]], co-founded the [[Chinatown Food Co-op]] and [[Asian Americans for Equality]], a New York Chinatown-based social justice organization. Huen now lives in the Bay Area, and in 1999, he served as the physician for the UC Berkeley hunger strikers who won their demands for a stronger Ethnic Studies department.<ref>[http://www.kqed.org/w/snapshots/bios/index.html#sumi_pat, Snapshots of Asian America, bio, accessed Jan.11, 2013]</ref>
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==Open Letter to the Biden Campaign on “Unprepared”==
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[[Open Letter to the Biden Campaign on “Unprepared”]] was released May 12 2020.
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":''Our demands: The country’s greatest priority at this moment is to beat the COVID-19 crisis, and this requires embracing principles of antiracist solidarity and international cooperation. The Biden campaign can and should beat Trump and the GOP with a message centered on our real public health needs and the progressive values that are required to meet those needs. The “Unprepared” ad must be taken down, and all campaign messaging that fuels anti-Asian racism and China-bashing must end. We refuse to allow the Biden campaign to sacrifice our dignity in the name of political expediency.''"
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Signatories included '''{{PAGENAME}}'''.
  
 
==Asian-America Political Alliance==
 
==Asian-America Political Alliance==

Latest revision as of 21:22, 23 May 2020

Floyd Huen


Floyd Huen went to UC Berkeley during the late 1960s where he served as president of the Chinese Student Club, and participated in both the Asian American Political Alliance and the strike for Ethnic Studies. When he moved to New York for medical school, Huen and his wife Jean Quan, co-founded the Chinatown Food Co-op and Asian Americans for Equality, a New York Chinatown-based social justice organization. Huen now lives in the Bay Area, and in 1999, he served as the physician for the UC Berkeley hunger strikers who won their demands for a stronger Ethnic Studies department.[1]

Open Letter to the Biden Campaign on “Unprepared”

Open Letter to the Biden Campaign on “Unprepared” was released May 12 2020.

":Our demands: The country’s greatest priority at this moment is to beat the COVID-19 crisis, and this requires embracing principles of antiracist solidarity and international cooperation. The Biden campaign can and should beat Trump and the GOP with a message centered on our real public health needs and the progressive values that are required to meet those needs. The “Unprepared” ad must be taken down, and all campaign messaging that fuels anti-Asian racism and China-bashing must end. We refuse to allow the Biden campaign to sacrifice our dignity in the name of political expediency."

Signatories included Floyd Huen.

Asian-America Political Alliance

Richard Aoki FBI files

In 1968 Floyd Huen, Lillian Fabros and Victoria Diana Wong, Wai Kit Quon and were invlved in the Asian-America Political Alliance.

SFO interest

Richard Aoki FBI files

CWP

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In the early 1980s Floyd Huen and Nancy Diao wrote a letter to the Line of March Editorial Board proposing a Marxist-Leninist Conference, on behalf of the Communist Workers Party.

Nikki Fortunato Bas 4 Oakland supporters

Nikki Fortunato Bas 4 Oakland November 6:

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With Sherry Congrave-Wilson, Nemo Curiel, Carlos Uribe, Genice Jacobs Simenauer, Nikki Fortunato Bas, Brad Erickson and Floyd Huen at Solespace.

Wellstone Democratic Renewal Club

Nikki Fortunato Bas 4 Oakland November 5 2018:

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So excited to be getting out the vote with members of the Wellstone Democratic Renewal Club (WDRC)! Join us and let's make our voices heard: nikki4oakland.com/events. With Jean Quan and Floyd Huen.

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