Weekly Digest: January 28, 2020

Reminder: Save the Date! 2020 JACL National Convention in Las Vegas! June 24th-28th! Supreme Court Rules 5 to 4 For Implementation of Public Charge Immigration Rule Japanese American Confinement Sites Consortium Lobby Days JACL/OCA Leadership Summit – Coming Soon! Day of Remembrance Events Advocacy Opportunity: JACL Stands with the National…

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Weekly Digest: January 21, 2020

Introducing our New Norman Y. Mineta Fellow: Cheyenne Cheng! Advocacy Opportunity: JACL Stands with the National Iranian American Council Travel Ban to be Expanded, New Countries Added JACL/OCA Leadership Summit – Coming Soon! Day of Remembrance Events Annual Campaign Support JACL with your Year-End Gift Gift a JACL Membership to…

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Weekly Digest: January 14, 2020

JACL/OCA Leadership Summit – Coming Soon! 2020 JACL Legacy Fund Grant Applications Now Open Advocacy Opportunity – Petition to Indiana University Day of Remembrance Events Annual Campaign Support JACL with your Year-End Gift Gift a JACL Membership to Your Family! Membership Upgrade National JACL Announces 2020 Scholarship Program Tsuru for…

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Weekly Digest: Jan 7, 2019

JACL Concerned by Reports of Increased Screening Procedures for Iranian American Citizens at the U.S./Canadian Border Call for Day of Remembrance Events Memorial Service for Greg Marutani December 2019 Kakehashi Project Recap Annual Campaign Support JACL with your Year-End Gift Gift a JACL Membership to Your Family! Membership Upgrade National JACL…

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JACL Concerned by Reports of Increased Screening Procedures for Iranian American Citizens at the U.S./Canadian Border

January 6, 2020 For Immediate Release David Inoue, Executive Director dinoue@jacl.org, 202-223-1240Sarah Baker, VP Public Affairs sbaker@jacl.org This past weekend, reports of increased screening of Iranian Americans returning to the United States from Canada arose late Saturday night and early Sunday morning. Although individuals were not officially detained or taken into custody…

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