Posted by: bpsoshmhd | August 4, 2008

Tin Tức – News: Defend the Right to Speak Vietnamese in America!

August 4, 2008: In a defense of free speech that has deep meaning for Vietnamese Americans, BPSOS-New Orleans branch manager Tony Tran and Minh Nguyen, head of the Vietnamese American Young Leaders Association of New Orleans, have co-authored an op/ed blasting a Louisiana school board proposal to ban Vietnamese from commencement speeches. The op/ed is in The Times-Picayune (circulation 200,000+) and online here at (40 million page views/month). The Times-Picayune followed up with an editorial that will spread the word to even more people.

You can write to to thank the editors for the coverage. It will further boost this cause. The letter guidelines are here.

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