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Please join the JACL Chicago Board of Directors for the 2014 Annual Meeting and Dinner! Come share a meal with fellow JACL members, learn about our successful 2014 programs, and find out about new projects and events for the coming year. All members are welcome and encouraged to attend. Click…
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Raising Awareness about Transgender Individuals and Families Please join us on November 6th at Roosevelt University for a free presentation by Marsha Aizumi For more information, click here.
posted under: Announcements
Click here to read the September/October 2014 issue of the Chicago JACLer! This edition features articles from many of our youth participants, including reflections on the 2014 Kansha Project from a program alum, reports on the 2014 JACL National Convention from our two youth delegates, and an Op-Ed from our…
posted under: National News
The mockumentary “Jonah from Tonga” – starting a white actor (Chris Lilley) in brown makeup and wig – has members of the Tongan Community and allies demanding HBO shelve the series before it airs next month. The JACL has released a statement on this issue. Click here to read….
Marsha Aizumi is an educator and advocate for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community, a cause she embraced due in large part from the harassment and bullying her son experienced throughout high school. Marsha also serves on the National Board of Directors for PFLAG, an organization that supports, educates and advocates…