Newly Discovered 1984 Photo of Yasui, Korematsu, Hirabayashi by Bob Hsiang

From Bob Hsiang: I made a startling discovery in my archives tonight. a roll of film I shot 34 years ago. This is a still from the premiere of Steven Okazaki’s “Unfinished Business” at NAATA Film Festival, S.F. (now known as CAAM). It is a documentary “which centered on Min Yasui, an attorney from Oregon, ...

Broadcast Premiere of ‘And Then They Came for Us’ on KQED

The award-winning “And Then They Came for Us” film will have its television broadcast premiere on KQED in the Bay Area on Friday, December 7, 2018, at 8:00 pm. This broadcast will be followed by other public television station broadcasts in February 2019. Visit https://www.thentheycamedoc.com for a listing of future air times. The recent midterm ...

Alternative Facts: The Lies of Executive Order 9066

“Alternative Facts: The Lies of Executive Order 9066” is an upcoming film by Jon Osaki to be previewed on February 23, 2019, in Southern California at the Gardena Valley Japanese Cultural Institute Day of Remembrance event, and in San Francisco at the Nichi Bei Foundation’s Films of Remembrance event. Major funding for the film was ...

‘Never Give Up! Minoru Yasui and the Fight for Justice’ final cut complete

From Holly Yasui: We have completed a final cut of Never Give Up! Minoru Yasui and the Fight for Justice and we feel that distribution and discussion of our film and the Fight for Justice is more important than ever. This final cut is now available for personal use on Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/ondemand/nevergiveup. The final film ...

Karen Korematsu, Dale Minami, Donald Tamaki Honored with 2018 NAPABA President’s Award

The National Asian Pacific American Bar Association (NAPABA) will present the 2018 NAPABA President’s Award to Karen Korematsu, Dale Minami, and Donald K. Tamaki for their work on the Stop Repeating History (StopRepeatingHistory.org) campaign. The NAPABA President’s Award is given to NAPABA members who demonstrate an exceptional commitment to NAPABA, the legal community, and the ...

Senator Jeff Merkley Introduces ‘No Internment Camp’ Legislation

Oregon’s Senator Jeff Merkley today announced the introduction of the No Internment Camps Act, legislation to prevent the Trump Administration from forcing families fleeing persecution abroad into internment camps while they await their asylum hearings. Since the summer, the Trump Administration has aggressively pursued a strategy of forcing such families to wait in internment camps ...

Don Tamaki at United For Compassion 2: A Japantown Community Gathering

Don Tamaki from the #StopRepeatingHistory campaign spoke August 9, 2018, at a San Francisco Japantown community gathering to address issues such as family separations at the border, the Muslim ban, and racial and religious scapegoating. (Photos by Bob Hsiang.) Here are Don’s remarks as prepared for delivery: In June, by a 5-4 majority, the Supreme Court ...

United For Compassion 2: A Japantown Community Gathering

Don Tamaki from the #StopRepeatingHistory campaign will speak tomorrow night at a San Francisco Japantown community gathering to address issues such as family separations at the border, the Muslim ban, and racial and religious scapegoating. Thursday, August 9, 2018 7 PM – 8:30 PM Japantown, San Francisco 1737 Post St, San Francisco, California 94115 https://www.facebook.com/events/1930024537048459/ Featuring ...

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