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

August 2019, Volume 69, Issue 7

Saturday, September 28, 2 pm - 4 pm

Never Give Up! A documentary film by Holly Yasui

Special guest: Homer Yasui, brother of Minoru

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.