Measure A is placed on the June ballot as a means to circumvent a current lawsuit pending against the city of Santa Clara. Measure A's complicated and unprecedented formula used for 'ranked choice voting with single transferrable vote' makes it confusing for voters...read more
The Japanese American Citizens League was shocked to learn of Minnesota attorney Ryan Pacyga’s reference to the Japanese American incarceration experience in reference to his client, University of Minnesota basketball player, Reggie Lynch. Mr. Pacyga, in attempting to...read more
It is with great anticipation that the NCWNP District JACL sponsors the upcoming NCWNP District Gala Awards Recognition Luncheon to be held on April 6, 2019 at the Crow Canyon Country Club in Danville, CA. This is a rare opportunity to honor those chapter members of...read more
During the heart of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, we are thrilled to showcase so many stories from our communities and to amplify the vital voices of our filmmakers and artists. Our 15-day festival — now four days longer — encompasses more than 100 film...read more
Berkeley JACL is proud to present
“An Afternoon of Artist Gene Sogioka’s Poston” – former Disney artist’s watercolors unveiled.
Saturday, March 24 – 1 pm – 3 p.m. – J-Sei, 1285 66th Street, Emeryville, CA
MOR returns to San Francisco Conservatory of Music with two new commissions inspired by Japanese and Japanese American wartime experience featuring new works by Ryuichi Sakamoto and Christophe Chagnard. Since 1998 MOR has commissioned over 30 new works that remember...read more
The JACL-NCWNP sponsors educational programs for its members and the public focused on topics such as civil liberties, hate crimes and discrimination. These programs are aimed to help the public be more aware about what people as citizens can do to make a difference in their communities.