Register for these Densho Week of Action and Remembrance events:
Why the Lessons of the WWII Incarceration Still Matter Today: A Conversation with Dale Minami - 1:00 pm PDT, Tuesday, February 16
Please join Densho for a conversation with Dale Minami, best known for heading the coram nobis legal team that overturned the conviction of Fred Korematsu, as he connects the lessons of the WWII Japanese American incarceration with the events of today. Interviewing Minami will be Tom Ikeda, founding Densho Executive Director.
Xenophobia: From Japanese American Incarceration to Immigrant Detention Today - 4:00 pm PDT, Thursday, February 18
This digital teach-in will deepen your understanding of American xenophobia and racism, using Japanese American WWII incarceration and the current crisis of immigrant detention as case studies. This interactive learning experience is designed for teachers, high school or college students, community leaders, and individuals simply looking to expand their knowledge and deepen their commitment to action.