Senator Graham Needs a Refresher on Japanese American Wartime Incarceration

June 15, 2018 Press Release Contact: Jeffrey Moy, Vice President for Public Affairs, jmoy@jacl.org David Inoue, Executive Director, dinoue@jacl.org In a floor debate Tuesday, June 12, Senator Lindsey Graham, in opposing Senator Rand Paul’s Sixth Amendment Preservation Act, defended the removal of the right to a lawyer for those imprisoned…

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JACL Deplores the Government’s Use of Hirabayashi as Justification in Guantanamo Case

June 14, 2018 Press Release Contact: Jeffrey Moy, Vice President for Public Affairs, jmoy@jacl.org David Inoue, Executive Director, dinoue@jacl.org In the government’s response to a petition from Ammar al Baluchi, a prisoner at Guantanamo Bay and suspect from the 9/11 attack, the government apparently quoted from the Hirabayashi supreme court…

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Secretary Zinke Fails to Understand How to Appropriately Address Fellow Americans

May 30, 2018 Press Release Contact: Jeffrey Moy, Vice President for Public Affairs, jmoy@jacl.org David Inoue, Executive Director, dinoue@jacl.org In an interview with Breitbart News Daily broadcasted on Monday, Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke doubled down on his defense of addressing United States Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa in Japanese. Secretary Zinke seems…

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2018 Convention

Join us in Philadelphia July 18-22nd for the 2018 JACL National Convention! Hotel: Sheraton Downtown Philadelphia Registration Printable Registration Form Schedule Travel Sponsor, Exhibitor, & Advertiser 2018 Convention Mentorship Program 2018 National Convention Committees Constitution and Bylaws Committee Information and Documents Awards Committee Information and Documents National JACL Nominations Committee…

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