Weekly Digest: December 8 – December 14

In this week’s edition: Apply Now for the March 2016 Kakehashi Trip! Discount Allegiance Tickets Available to JACLers Now Accepting Applications for 2016 JACL/OCA Leadership Summit Reminder: Enroll by December 15 for Health Coverage Starting January 1, 2016 Apply for the NJAMF Digital Storytelling Project Donate to JACL’s Annual Giving…

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JACL Condemns Dangerous Anti-Muslim Rhetoric

PRESS RELEASE Contact: Priscilla Ouchida, Executive Director, pouchida@jacl.org Jeff Moy, Vice President for Public Affairs, jmoy@jacl.org The Japanese American Citizens League (JACL) condemns the dangerous and irresponsible Islamophobic and anti-immigrant rhetoric being used to vilify and demonize Muslim and Arab communities. Several public figures have stoked simmering fears around national…

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Weekly Digest: December 1 – December 7

In this week’s edition: Medal of Honor Recipient George “Joe” Sakato Passes House Passes Legislation That Removes “Oriental” from Federal Law Embassy of Japan Presents Japanese American Appreciation Week Reminder: Enroll by December 15 for Health Coverage Starting January 1, 2016 Now Accepting Applications for 2016 JACL/OCA Leadership Summit JACL…

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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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