Weekly Digest: July 7, 2020

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JACL Hopeful Upon House Passage of the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act of 2020

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President Trump has Dishonored Our Nation’s History with Concentration Camps

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Join Us in Support of H.R. 40

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The JACL Celebrates Supreme Court Victory for DACA

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The Japanese American Citizens League is a national organization whose mission is to secure and safeguard the civil and human rights of Asian and Pacific Islander Americans and all communities who are affected by injustice and bigotry. The leaders and members of the JACL also work to promote and preserve the heritage and legacy of the Japanese American Community.
Weekly Digest: July 7, 2020
 
Weekly Digest: July 7, 2020
COVID-19 and JACL operations and programming Berkeley JACL Statement on Laney Professor who Asked Student to Change their Name JACL NY/SC Digital Storytelling Contest Join Us in Support of H.R. 40 Tadaima Week 4 Programming and Amache Special Resources Study Meetings Pacific Citizen Spring Campaign – Donate Today! JACL Organizational Sign-Ons Hate Crime Resources Complete the 2020 Census…
JACL Hopeful Upon House Passage of the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act of 2020
 
JACL Hopeful Upon House Passage of the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act of 2020
June 28, 2020 For Immediate Release David Inoue, Executive Director dinoue@jacl.org, 202-607-7273 Sarah Baker, VP Public Affairs sbaker@jacl.org Last week the House of Representatives passed the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act of 2020. Thus far it is the most comprehensive effort to reform and reshape a justice system that has consistently failed. To date,…
President Trump has Dishonored Our Nation’s History with Concentration Camps
 
President Trump has Dishonored Our Nation’s History with Concentration Camps
June 23, 2020 For Immediate Release David Inoue, Executive Director dinoue@jacl.org, 202-607-7273 Sarah Baker, VP Public Affairs sbaker@jacl.org JACL continues to be disturbed by the President’s insistent use of phrases such as ‘Kung Flu’ to describe COVID-19 as he did in his rally in Tulsa, OK this past weekend. And yet, that was not the…
Join Us in Support of H.R. 40
 
Join Us in Support of H.R. 40
JACL Executive Director, David Inoue, discusses JACL’s support of H.R. 40. H.R. 40 would create a commission to examine the institution of slavery, its legacy, and make recommendations to Congress for reparations, beginning a process of repairing and restoring after centuries of enslavement. You can click below if you want to sign up for emails…
The JACL Celebrates Supreme Court Victory for DACA
 
The JACL Celebrates Supreme Court Victory for DACA
June 18, 2020 For Immediate Release David Inoue, Executive Director dinoue@jacl.org, 202-607-7273 Sarah Baker, VP Public Affairs sbaker@jacl.org Washington, D.C. – The Japanese American Citizens League (JACL) is relieved by the Supreme Court decision to bar the termination of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program for the time being. We agree with the…
Our Outrage for George Floyd’s Murder is Not Enough
 
Our Outrage for George Floyd’s Murder is Not Enough
June 1, 2020 For Immediate Release David Inoue, Executive Director dinoue@jacl.org, 202-607-7273 Sarah Baker, VP Public Affairs sbaker@jacl.org It has been one week since George Floyd was lynched by four Minneapolis police officers. The death of George Floyd was preventable, as were the deaths of Tony McDade, Ahmaud Arbery, Nina Pop, Breonna Taylor, Sean Reed,…

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