Today’s nationwide event “Vincent Chin 30: Standing Up Then and Now,” presented by Asian Pacific Americans for Progress, featured a Google Hangout with leading civil rights leaders from around the country, including Congresswoman Judy Chu, CAIR-SF Executive Director Zahra Billoo, OCA Executive Director Tom Hayashi, Asian American Justice Center Executive Director Mee Moua and guest moderator Phil Yu (

Ramey Ko tweeted that Google folks think today’s event might be the second largest Google Hangout after one held by President Obama.

Writer Frances Kai-Hwa Wang is keeping the content and conversation going on her website,, and you can view the #vc30 stream for thoughts from some of the hundreds who attended.

Kudos to APAP’s Curtis Chin and all the volunteers for putting this incredible event on!