New York Observes Day of Remembrance

New York Day of Remembrance Saturday, February 22 from noon until 4:00 p.m. Japanese American United Church – 255 7th Avenue (between 24th and 25th Streets) Admission: Free This Day of Remembrance (DOR) marks the 78th anniversary of the Executive Order during WWII that sent around 120,000 citizens and immigrants of Japanese descent to US concentration camps. The community will remember the history of the … Continue reading New York Observes Day of Remembrance

Panel Discussion About Border Crisis to Feature JA Perspective

Incarceration Then and Now: JA Perspective on the Border Crisis Thursday, February 20 from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Proskauer Law Firm – 11 Times Square (8th Avenue and 41st Street), Room 2700 Admission: Free This is free public event at Proskauer will be a powerful discussion regarding the incarceration of Japanese Americans during WWII, the corim nobis cases and Muslim Ban, and the WWII … Continue reading Panel Discussion About Border Crisis to Feature JA Perspective