Speaker Series Special Event: Never Give Up!


September 28, 2019


NVC Memorial Hall, 1212 South King Street, Seattle, WA 98144

Start Time

2:00 pm

End Time

4:00 pm










Speaker Series: Never Give Up! Minoru Yasui and the Fight for Justice

Minoru Yasui, son of Japanese immigrants, challenged the Curfew Order promulgated by General John L. DeWitt, which applied to all German aliens, all Italian aliens, and all PERSONS of Japanese ancestry, and spent the remainder of his life advocating for, and mentoring, under-represented peoples. He was a lifelong defender of equal justice and civil rights for all.