JACL Outraged by Charleston Killings

PRESS RELEASE Contact:     Priscilla Ouchida, Executive Director pouchida@jacl.org Jeff Moy, VP of Public Affairs jmoy@jacl.org “Our hearts are with the families of the victims,” said Priscilla Ouchida, Executive Director of the Japanese American Citizens League (JACL), in response to the tragic violence at the Emanuel AME Church in Charleston,…

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Weekly Digest: June 9 – June 15

In this week’s edition: Twin Cities JACL Hosts MIS Photo Exhibit at Fort Snelling JACL Signs Onto Letter In Support of California Racial Mascots Act Join Us For the AARP Livable Communities Plenary Session at the 2015 JACL National Convention! JACL Welcomes OCA Summer Intern Grace Kim Seeking Contact Information…

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Weekly Digest: June 2 – June 8

In this week’s edition: Smithsonian Seeking Internment Artifacts for Future Exhibit at 2015 JACL National Convention JACL Signs Onto Letter Urging Congress to Reject Census Bureau Budget Cuts Apply Now for Tomodachi Emerging Leaders Program Medicare Cards Now Replaceable Online Local Spotlight: Philadelphia JACL Joins Nationwide Coalition Asking President Obama…

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JACL Statement on Family Detention

PRESS RELEASE Contact: Priscilla Ouchida, Executive Director pouchida@jacl.org Jeffrey Moy, Vice President for Public Affairs jmoy@jacl.org The Japanese American Citizens League (JACL) renews its call on the Department of Homeland Security to end its family detention program that has led to the building of detention facilities for women and children in…

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Weekly Digest: May 27 – June 1

In this week’s edition: Smithsonian National Museum of American History Seeking Internment Artifacts for 75th Anniversary of Executive Order 9066 Exhibition J.D. Hokoyama to Receive 2015 Presidential Award at 2015 National Convention JACL Weighs in on Trans-Pacific Partnership National Queer Asian Pacific Islander Alliance Launches Media Campaign Featuring AAPI Parents…

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