Keeping Families Together

A blog by API co-founders Belinda and John Dronkers-Laureta.
by Belinda Dronkers-Laureta on May 11th, 2016
Keeping Families Together The Asian And Pacific Islander Family Pride Blog January 20, 2012 The Election Messages Perpetuate Homophobia By BELINDA AND JOHN DRONKERS-LAURETA Politicians pander. They, or their staffs, do research, find out what a particular constituency wants to hear, and th...
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by Belinda Dronkers-Laureta on May 11th, 2016
Keeping Families Together The Asian And Pacific Islander Family Pride Blog January 13, 2012 In Coming Out, Do Asian Languages Get A Bum Rap? By BELINDA AND JOHN DRONKERS-LAURETA Are Asian Languages A Problem? In peer-reviewed literature, language is often cited as a major obstacle for API ...
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by Belinda Dronkers-Laureta on May 11th, 2016
Keeping Families Together The Asian And Pacific Islander Family Pride Blog January 6, 2012 Can You Be Told That You Must Come Out? By BELINDA AND JOHN DRONKERS-LAURETA An article caught our attention. Titled Why is Recommended to Come Out if You’re Gay (yes, we think the word “it” sh...
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by Belinda Dronkers-Laureta on December 9th, 2012
Keeping Families Together The Asian And Pacific Islander Family Pride Blog December 9, 2012 Is It Useful To Look At Old Problems In New Ways? By BELINDA AND JOHN DRONKERS-LAURETA Keep Your Eye On The Price We came away from the BOLD Gathering in Minneapolis with many ideas, but one idea st...
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by Belinda Dronkers-Laureta on December 30th, 2011
Keeping Families Together The Asian And Pacific Islander Family Pride Blog December 30, 2011 It Was A Good Year. The Next Will Be Even Better By BELINDA AND JOHN DRONKERS-LAURETA For our last blog of 2011 we decided to share two stories—by now you know how much we love stories—that ill...
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by Belinda Dronkers-Laureta on December 24th, 2011
Keeping Families Together The Asian And Pacific Islander Family Pride Blog December 24, 2010 T’is the Season of Hope By BELINDA AND JOHN DRONKERS-LAURETA Merry Christmas everyone! Yes, we know, we should be saying Happy Holidays, but here we refuse to be PC. Happy Holidays just doesn’t...
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by Belinda Dronkers-Laureta on December 23rd, 2011
Keeping Families Together The Asian And Pacific Islander Family Pride Blog December 23, 2011 To All Our Friends, Our Community, And The World: A Very Joyful Christmas By BELINDA AND JOHN DRONKERS-LAURETA A Christmas Story? We have a Christmas story. Sort of. Maybe. Well, maybe not, but her...
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by Belinda Dronkers-Laureta on December 16th, 2011
Keeping Families Together The Asian And Pacific Islander Family Pride Blog December 16, 2011 A Young Student Getting Acquainted With Her Local LGBT Community By BELINDA AND JOHN DRONKERS-LAURETA We have a guest blogger this week, a high school senior who chose Belinda to be her guide for h...
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by Belinda Dronkers-Laureta on December 2nd, 2011
Keeping Families Together The Asian And Pacific Islander Family Pride Blog December 2, 2011 Framing The Future In Minneapolis By BELINDA AND JOHN DRONKERS-LAURETA We Are In Minneapolis We’re here attending the BOLD Gathering. BOLD is an acronym derived from Queer & Trans People of Co...
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by Belinda Dronkers-Laureta on November 24th, 2011
Keeping Families Together The Asian And Pacific Islander Family Pride Blog November 24, 2011 Thanksgiving: A Time To Reflect And Think Positive By BELINDA AND JOHN DRONKERS-LAURETA We hope your Thanksgiving turned out the way you wanted it to turn out. Ours did, a nice cozy dinner followed...
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