Activism and involvement

Activism and involvement (80)

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Pacific Citizen, Vol 68, No. 3 (January 17, 1969) (ddr-pc-41-3)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol 68, No. 3 (January 17, 1969) (ddr-pc-41-3)
Select article titles: "Immigtation law changes sought" (p. 1); "Reno JACL Seeks Heirs Of First Issei In U.S." (p. 1); "Why Dr. Hayakawa accepted college president's job" (p. 1); "'Melting pot' concept resisted by some ethnic groups in America if 'this means Anglo Saxon domination'" (p. 3); "Asian American Studies popular" (p. 4).
Pacific Citizen, Vol 68, No. 10 (March 7, 1969) (ddr-pc-41-10)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol 68, No. 10 (March 7, 1969) (ddr-pc-41-10)
Select article titles: "AJAs as racial intermediary urged" (p. 1); "S.F. students strike for identity" (p. 1); "Pranksters Fly 'Hinomaru' Up School Flagpole" (p. 2) "JACL Campaign Against Concentration Camps" (p. 2); "Gas disperses floral union workers" (p. 3).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 81, No. 16 (October 17, 1975) (ddr-pc-47-41)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 81, No. 16 (October 17, 1975) (ddr-pc-47-41)
Selected article titles: "Long Delay Broken in Yoshino Job Bias Case" (pp. 1-2), "Tenno Sweeps Across U.S." (pp. 1-2), "Minority One: Justice for All" (p. 2), and "Impressions from Tokyo" (p. 3).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 80, No. 7 (February 21, 1975) (ddr-pc-47-7)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 80, No. 7 (February 21, 1975) (ddr-pc-47-7)
Selected article titles: "To the Point: Scapegoating" (pp. 1-2), "Pacific Southwest District Council: Move on for Impeachment" (pp. 1-2), and "Crossroads to Somewhere: What It Takes to Make Someone Care" (p. 2).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 88, No. 2027 (January 26, 1979) (ddr-pc-51-3)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 88, No. 2027 (January 26, 1979) (ddr-pc-51-3)
Selected article titles: "I. Magnin, Joseph Magnin Urging Kenzo Label Change" (p. 1), "Yankee Samurai: Secret Role of Nisei in America's Pacific Victory" (pp. 1, 9-12), "Japan's Pearl Harbor Spy Saw Evacuation as 'Cruel Joke'" (p. 2), and "Min Yasui Letters: From the Multnomah Jail" (p. 5).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 45, No. 19 (November 8, 1957) (ddr-pc-29-45)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 45, No. 19 (November 8, 1957) (ddr-pc-29-45)
Select article titles: "Racial Hate Groups Stepping Up Activities in West Coast Cities" (p. 1); "Severe repercussions feared by newsman over present U.S. policy with Japan" (p. 2); "Purpose of amici briefs filed by 14 organizations to aid NAACP accomplished" (p. 8); "$55,000 Vested Funds Returned to New Yorkers" (p. 8).
JACL Convention Procedures (ddr-densho-280-28)
doc JACL Convention Procedures (ddr-densho-280-28)
Convention procedures for the Japanese American Citizens League's 17th Biennial conference in Seattle, Washington. The procedures specifically highlight press officer duties and objectives.
Campaign letter for SJR 21 from JACL (ddr-densho-280-27)
doc Campaign letter for SJR 21 from JACL (ddr-densho-280-27)
This letter from the Japanese American Citizens League encourages Washington state voters to vote "yes" for Senate Joint Resolution No. 21, which would abolish restrictions on land ownership. It details the reasons a similar resolution did not pass two years ago and encourages readers to spread the word about SJR 21.
Some Proposed Changes to SJR 21 letter (ddr-densho-280-29)
doc Some Proposed Changes to SJR 21 letter (ddr-densho-280-29)
A typed document from Joe Hamanaka to Tak Kubota, General Chairman of JACL's Committee on Abolishing Restrictions on Land Ownership, outlining some proposed changes to a letter about passing Senate Joint Resolution No. 21.
Letter regarding the effort to pardon Iva Toguri d'Aquino (ddr-densho-338-126)
doc Letter regarding the effort to pardon Iva Toguri d'Aquino (ddr-densho-338-126)
Letter discussing the changing attitudes in the JACL as well as Wayne Collins dislike of the organization.
A variety of letters to various politians in Washington, D.C. most likely from the NCRR (ddr-janm-4-7)
doc A variety of letters to various politians in Washington, D.C. most likely from the NCRR (ddr-janm-4-7)
Four 1-paged letters. One addressed to Vice President George Bush, one to House Majority Leader Thomas Foley, one to an unknown representative, and one to Richard Darman. It is unknown from where or from whom the letters came from because none of them are signed or even dated.
NCRR (National Coalation for Redress/Reparations) pamphlet (ddr-janm-4-39)
doc NCRR (National Coalation for Redress/Reparations) pamphlet (ddr-janm-4-39)
NCRR (National Coalation for Redress/Reparations) brief history and membership sign-up pamphlet.
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 47, No. 16 (October 17, 1958) (ddr-pc-30-42)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 47, No. 16 (October 17, 1958) (ddr-pc-30-42)
Select article titles: "JACL hails quick FBI move against Jewish temple vandals" (p.1); "Racial discrimination in home-buying hits Toronto area Japanese for 1st time" (p.2)
Sue K. Embrey Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1000-6-6)
vh Sue K. Embrey Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1000-6-6)
Nisei activism, getting involved with local politics and working to repeal Title II

This interview was conducted at the Voices of Japanese American Redress Conference, held on the UCLA campus and sponsored by the UCLA Asian American Studies Center and the UCLA School of Public Policy and Social Research. Because of the full conference schedule, our ...

Pacific Citizen, Vol. 77, No. 13, (September 28, 1973) (ddr-pc-45-38)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 77, No. 13, (September 28, 1973) (ddr-pc-45-38)
Select article titles: "Liem Tuai to Face Incumbent in November Bid for Mayorality" (p.1); "League of Women Voters: Nisei Challenges Male Ban" (p.1); "Patsy Mink Shakes Up Merriam" (p.1); "JACL Chapter Scholarships at a Glance" (p.2); "Senate Passes Postcard Registration Bill to Aid Japanese-Speaking Voters" (p.6).
Senate Joint Resolution No. 21 (SJR #21): Abolishing Restrictions on Land Ownership fact sheet (ddr-densho-280-30)
doc Senate Joint Resolution No. 21 (SJR #21): Abolishing Restrictions on Land Ownership fact sheet (ddr-densho-280-30)
A typed and revised document that briefly outlines the key points behind Senate Joint Resolution 21.
Letter regarding the effort to pardon Iva Toguri d'Aquino (ddr-densho-338-119)
doc Letter regarding the effort to pardon Iva Toguri d'Aquino (ddr-densho-338-119)
Guyo Tajiri participated in a JACL led effort to receive a pardon for Iva Toguri d'Aquino. This is a letter from Guyo Tajiri discussing her conversations with Stan Delaplane.
Letter regarding the effort to pardon Iva Toguri d'Aquino (ddr-densho-338-113)
doc Letter regarding the effort to pardon Iva Toguri d'Aquino (ddr-densho-338-113)
Guyo Tajiri participated in a JACL led effort to receive a pardon for Iva Toguri d'Aquino. This is a letter from Robert M. Takasugi, a lawyer working with Wayne Collins on the case.
Letter regarding the effort to pardon Iva Toguri d'Aquino (ddr-densho-338-112)
doc Letter regarding the effort to pardon Iva Toguri d'Aquino (ddr-densho-338-112)
Guyo Tajiri participated in a JACL led effort to receive a pardon for Iva Toguri d'Aquino. This is a letter from Katherine Pinkham In support of that effort.
Letter regarding the effort to pardon Iva Toguri d'Aquino (ddr-densho-338-124)
doc Letter regarding the effort to pardon Iva Toguri d'Aquino (ddr-densho-338-124)
A letter from Guyo Tajiri requesting Stan Delaplane's assistance in the pardon effort.
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 104, No. 25 (June 26, 1987) (ddr-pc-59-25)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 104, No. 25 (June 26, 1987) (ddr-pc-59-25)
Selected article titles: "Redress Still a Goal of Nikkei in Canada" (pp. 1, 6), "House Judiciary Committee Passes Redress Legislation" (p. 1), "Ex-Internees Lend a Hand to Refugee Students" (p. 1), and "Manzanar Reunion Planned" (p. 2).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 78, No. 20 (May 24, 1974) (ddr-pc-46-20)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 78, No. 20 (May 24, 1974) (ddr-pc-46-20)
Selected article titles: "Priorities: Issei History" (p. 1), "Public Protest Made in Sentencing of Asian Youth, 16, to State Prison" (p. 1), and "Washington Newsletter: Mineta's Bid for Congress" (pp. 2-3).
Pacific Citizen, Vol 68, No. 12 (March 21, 1969) (ddr-pc-41-12)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol 68, No. 12 (March 21, 1969) (ddr-pc-41-12)
Select article titles: "Charges Against L.A. Coroner Involves His Mental Health, Pills" (p. 1); "Nisei mother of 12 honor students draws plaudits from Nixon, Reagan, Salinas City and school system" (p. 1); "Peaceful Protest Right Reaffirmed" (p. 2); "Monster: autonomy at University" (p. 2) "Insight on Student Dissent for Change" (p. 3).
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