Apply for the 2016 JACL/OCA Leadership Summit

The 2016 JACL/OCA Summit will be held from February 27-March 1, 2016, in downtown Washington, D.C. JACL/OCA Washington, D.C. Leadership Summit Application: [WORD] or online via Google Forms: here. Please click here for FAQs on the JACL/OCA Leadership Summit Application deadline EXTENDED to 11:59PM PST Wednesday, January 13, 2016. For further information,…

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Weekly Digest: November 25 – November 30

In this week’s edition: JACL Announces Teacher Training Workshops for Summer 2016 Now Accepting Applications for 2016 JACL/OCA Leadership Summit One Month Left to Apply for the March 2016 Kakehashi Trip FBI Releases 2014 Hate Crimes Statistics Share Your National Park Story with FindYourPark.com Donate to JACL’s Annual Giving Campaign!…

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Weekly Digest: November 17 – November 24

In this week’s edition: JACL Condemns Roanoke Mayor’s Comments on Syrian Refugees and Japanese Incarceration Camps Local Spotlight: Florin JACLers Mobilize Against the Scapegoating of Syrian Refugees and Justification of Concentration Camps Now Accepting Applications for 2016 JACL/OCA Leadership Summit JACL Members Receive 10% off JINS Eyewear Applications for APAICS…

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JACL Applauds Posthumous Presidential Medal of Freedom Recognition for Minoru Yasui

PRESS RELEASE Contact: Priscilla Ouchida, Executive Director pouchida@jacl.org The Japanese American Citizens League (JACL) applauds President Obama for awarding the Presidential Medal of Freedom to the late Minoru “Min” Yasui for his dedication in fighting for civil and human rights. Yasui challenged the constitutionality of a military curfew order during…

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