18 Million Rising

A collage of news clippings symbolizes urban unrest in the late '60s

50 Years After the Landmark Kerner Report Called Out Media Racism, the Power Structure Persists [OPINION]

Created to study the urban rebellions of 1967, the Kerner Commission revealed in 1968 how racist media played a role. As the Kerner report turns 50, Free Press’ Joseph Torres argues that large media companies continue to uphold White supremacy. 

"Voices of Our Vote" album cover with black and white text, black and white microphone image against green and red background

AAPI Musicians Stand for Community Empowerment, Voter Action Via New Compilation Album

Community advocacy group 18MillionRising.org released “Voices of Our Vote: My AAPI Vote Album” today as part of a campaign to mobilize Asian-American voters. 

This New App Aims to Help Asian-Americans and Pacific Islanders Vote

Nonprofit 18 Million Rising is raising funds to develop app that will assist millions of AAPI people cast their votes in 2016.

Mark Asian-Pacific Heritage Month With These Drawings of AAPI Heroes

Ten vibrant depictions of Asian-American and Pacific Islander gamechangers

More Cheesesteak, Less Hate

A Philly cheesesteak at Joe’s comes with a side of justice.