Kim Geron

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Kim Geron


Kim Geron is an Associate Professor of Political Science at California State University East Bay and is the Vice-President of the California Faculty Association, the union representing more than 24,000 professors, coaches, counselors, and librarians in the 23 campus California State University system. He teaches and writes about public policy issues including labor and immigration, and racial politics. His latest book is entitled, The Snake Dance of Asian American Activism: Community, Vision, and Power, published in 2008. He is the Alameda County Chapter President of APALA.

Education

Kim Geron received his BA in Labor Studies at California State University, Dominguez Hills in 1992 and PhD in Political Science at University of California, Riverside in 1998.

"A call to build an organization for the 1990s and beyond"

Unity, January 28 1991, issued a statement "A call to build an organization for the 1990s and beyond" on pages 4 to 6.

This group was a split in the League of Revolutionary Struggle which soon became the Unity Organizing Committee.

Those listed as supporters of the call included Kim Geron, executive board HERE Los Angeles. .

Unity LA

According to Unity, newspaper of the Unity Organizing Committee, September 1992, Kim Geron, was a founding member of the .Unity Organizing Committee, and Los Angeles Unity.

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He was also guest editor of that edition of Unity.

AA Movement group

Eric Mar, May 1, 1998.

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AsianAmericanMovement.net

I think this is a Ryan Suda - black lava design, but I could be wrong. [Mooko says the artist is Phloe Pontaoe who did this for Black Lava http://www.blacklava.net/#]

More on the history of the AA Movement group - http://apimovement.com/history/radical-resistance-conservative-times-new-asian-american-organizations-1 — with Emily P. Lawsin, Kathy Masaoka, Mark Masaoka, Glenn Omatsu, George McKinney, D Rikio Mooko, Ryan Suda, Kim Geron, SunHyung Lee, Kye Liang, Scott Kurashige and Michael Liu at UCLA Asian American Studies Center.

"The Snake Dance"

In 2008 Michael Liu, Kim Geron, and Tracy Lai published "The Snake Dance of Asian American Activism".

Asian Pacific American Labor Alliance

Kim Geron serves on the board of the Asian Pacific American Labor Alliance[1].

PowerPac+ Board of Directors

PowerPAC+ Board of Directors, as of 2014 included Kim Geron - Hayward, CA Professor, California State University - East Bay.[2]

CPA

As of 2015, The Chinese Progressive Association (San Francisco) board of directors consisted of;[3]

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