APIAS

AcronymDefinition
APIASAsia-Pacific Institute of Ageing Studies (est. 1998; Hong Kong)
APIASAny Port In A Storm
APIASA Pudge Is A Sandwich (blog)
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And on the third day I was picked up by a brig from Apia to San Francisco.
We go Tahiti, Raiatea, Tahaa, Bora-Bora, Manua, Tutuila, Apia, Savaii, and Fiji Islands--plenty Fiji Islands.
He even made a voyage to Apia to find things out--as if he couldn't find a plenty right there on the beach of Manatomana!
He was merely a manhandler; and Bill King was something like three months in recovering from the bit of manhandling he received that afternoon on Apia beach.
Deemed "foreign" based on their race, not for their actual place of birth or residency (Wu, 2002), APIAs continue to face the consequences of this racist ideology.
Originating in the 1950s, the model minority stereotype is used to discount the existence of persistent racial discrimination while buttressing the myth of meritocracy--that if APIAs have succeeded economically in the face of past discrimination, then other racial minorities should follow suit.
Partners for Livable Communities, the Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies (APAICS) and the City of Houston will convene this national forum, which will examine the changing needs of the Asian Pacific Islander American (APIA) population and highlight the tremendous potential that this unique group brings to the nation.
For the first time, APIA and non-APIA decision makers at all levels of government will gather with stakeholders representing community based organizations, philanthropy, business, non profit and the media to discuss the opportunities and barriers for the full participation of APIA in building better communities for everyone.
Westerners and APIAs have different ideas of what it means to be an individual.
Being fatalistic, many APIAs believe that they have no power over destiny or fate.