Mon, May 24|
Understanding AAPI Discrimination in Our Past and Present to Reclaim Our Future
Time & Location
May 24, 2021, 12:00 PM
About the Event
Learn about the history and rise of Asian American Pacific Islander hate in America and hear lessons learned from the lead trial counsel who fought to overturn the conviction in Korematsu v. United States.
Speakers: Dale Minami, Minami Tamaki LLP, who is best known for heading the legal team that overturned the conviction of Fred Korematsu, whose defiance of the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II led to Korematsu v. United States
Connie Chung Joe, JD, is the Chief Executive Officer of Asian Americans Advancing Justice – Los Angeles, the nation’s largest legal and civil rights organization for Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders.
(Additional speakers to be announced)
Hosted by the United States Attorney's Office, Southern District of California
Co-Sponsored by: Federal Bar Association, San Diego Chapter & Pan Asian Lawyers of San Diego
Zoom link will be emailed 1 day prior to the event