Weekly Digest: September 17 – September 21

In this week’s edition: 2015-2016 Kakehashi Project Application Due Next Wednesday, September 30th! U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Releases Report on Conditions in Immigration Detention Centers and Family Detainees Merissa Nakamura Selected as 2015-2016 JACL Norman Y. Mineta Fellow Apply Now for JACL Washington, D.C. Fellowships! National Park Service Japanese…

Continue reading

Weekly Digest: September 9 – September 16

In this week’s edition: JACL Requests “Illegal Immigrant” Signage Be Revised in Smithsonian Exhibit Only Two Weeks Left to Apply for December and January Kakehashi Trips to Japan! ABC’s Dr. Ken Sitcom to Feature an Asian American Cast Celebrate National Voter Registration Day on September 22nd! “Every Kid In a…

Continue reading

Weekly Digest: September 2 – September 8

In this week’s edition: Apply Now for the 2015-2016 Kakehashi Project! Family of Ronin Shimizu Settles With School District California Adopts Resolution Supporting Mitsuye Endo Presidential Medal of Freedom Nomination Japanese American World War II Army Air Forces Veteran Ben Kuroki Dies at 98 Alice Lin Selected as a 2015-2016…

Continue reading

Weekly Digest: August 26 – September 1

In this week’s edition: Coming Soon: 2015-2016 Kakehashi Project! AAPI Groups Respond to Jeb Bush’s “Anchor Babies” Remarks Apply Now for JACL Fellowships in Washington D.C. State Farm Youth Advisory Board Now Accepting Applications Local Spotlight: San Jose JACL Co-Hosts Film Screening Please click here for the August 26 –…

Continue reading