National Security & Civil Liberties – 1942 and 2017

  • 25 Feb 2017
  • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Bartos Theater, MIT Media Lab, 20 Ames Street, Cambridge, MA 02139


National Security & Civil Liberties
– 1942 and 2017

NE JACL 2017 Day of Remembrance

Saturday, February 25, 2017 at 2:00PM
Bartos Theater, MIT Media Lab,
20 Ames Street, Cambridge, MA
02139

A program to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the signing of Executive Order 9066 that made possible the imprisonment of 120,000 persons of Japanese ancestry, two-thirds of them American Citizens. The speakers will compare what happened in the past and its relevance today, addressing issues raised by the current wave of islamophobia and xenophobia.

Free and open to the public

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