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I had the honor again of attending Fred Korematsu Day Of Civil Liberties And The Constitution celebration in Oakland, California recently. I’ve attended I think almost every celebration since its inception in 2011.

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For those who couldn’t attend but are still interested in learning more, please watch the above video.

Program:

  • 00:00:00 – 00:13:00 – PRE-SHOW – Emeryville Taiko
  • 00:13:00 – 00:17:00 – WELCOME – David Ono, Emcee
  • 00:17:00 – 00:21:00 – SPEECH CONTEST WINNER – Ethan Garcia, Fred T Korematsu Middle School
  • 00:22:00 – 00:32:00 – SAN FRANCISCO HIP HOP ARTIST – Equipto
  • 00:32:00 – 00:36:00 – FILM TRAILER, Konrad Aderer, Director “RESISTANCE ATTULE LAKE”
  • 00:36:00 – 00:47:00 – EXECUTIVE ORDER 9066: Hiroshi Kashiwagi, Legacy Voice
  • 00:47:00 – 00:53:00 – SPOKEN WORD: SOCIAL JUSTICE – Young Gifted & Black
  • 00:54:00 – 01:03:30 – “AMERICA NEEDS A RACIAL FACIAL” Short Film by: Jeff Adachi
  • 01:03:30 – 01:30:15 –  IN CONVERSATION : “MASS INCARCERATION ACCROSS  COMMUNITITES- WHAT’S NEXT”
  • Moderator: David Ono
  • Jeff Adachi, Public Defender of the City and County of San Francisco
  • Farhana Khera, Muslim Advocates
  • Timothy Long , Peer educator at San Quentin GED program
  • 01:30:15 – 01:32:20 – PSA Fred Koremat su Day
  • 01:32:20 – 01:55:31 – KOREMATSU INSTITUTE UPDATE – Karen Korematsu
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