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The BC Government and the Dispossession of Japanese Canadians (1941–1949)

The National Association of Japanese Canadians (NAJC) collaborated with the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives to produce this publication which is a compilation of...

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SEAD Program and Cultural Development Fund Applications

The 2020 deadline to return applications for grants from the Sports,Education and Arts Program and the Cultural Development Fund is fast approaching! Please note that...

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NAJC Young Leaders Fund Applications

 Supporting young leaders in Japanese Canadian communities across Canada  Community • Culture • Heritage The Young Leaders Committee of the National Association of Japanese Canadians...

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Burning Province

The TORONTO NAJC presents Burning Province Poems, plays & prose in a time of a pandemic and protests Tuesday, June 23, 2020 7:30 –...

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NAJC Mask-making Workshop

Skip the controversy of wearing masks. Covid has brought masks into the mainstream as an essential wardrobe item. Join costume designer, poet, woman of...

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TADAIMA! A Community Virtual Pilgrimage

Tadaima! is a collaborative undertaking that brings together representatives from many different parts of the Nikkei community, including Canadians, as well as scholars, artists,...

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NAJC Statement on Black Lives Matter

The National Association of Japanese Canadians supports the call for an end to the violence against Black people. We protest the racism experienced by...

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Virtual Session: Racism with Judge Maryka Omatsu

Saturday June 20, 2020. 6:30pm CDT

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NAJC Chats with John Endo Greenaway

Thursday June 18, 2020. 7pm PST.

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NAJC President’s Message – June 2020

The NAJC National Executive Board (NEB), like all of you, are dealing with challenges to survive these trying times and still keep up with...

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NAJC Chats with Michael Abe

May 31, 2020. 4pm PDT.

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NAJC Chats with Michael Abe

May 27, 2020. 7pm PDT.

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Webinar: Asian Heritage Month

May 26, 2020. 6:30pm CDT.

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Call out for Japanese Canadian artists to participate in Japanese American virtual pilgrimage

Tadaima! A Community Virtual Pilgrimage On-line programming is being planned to actively memorialize the history of Japanese incarceration during World War II, a way...

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NAJC President’s Message – May 2020

Our current mantra in British Columbia is, “Be kind, be calm, be safe.” These are the words of the provincial health officer, Dr. Bonnie...

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NAJC Young Leaders Committee Newsletter

The NAJC Young Leaders Committee has released their first electronic newsletter, which can be found HERE. The newsletter summarizes the work of the committee...

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NAJC Statement Regarding Increase of Racist Aggressions against Asian Canadians due to COVID 19

We call on our Government leaders to speak, act and stand with targeted communities, against anti-Chinese and anti-Asian racism related to linkages between the...

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NAJC Zoom Chats

We hope that you are all coping under the current COVID-19 pandemic. The National Association of Japanese Canadians has incorporated new, on-line programming in...

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Racism Linked to COVID-19

The National Association of Japanese Canadians (NAJC) is hearing stories from across our communities of anti-Asian racism related to COVID-19. In response to this,...

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Message from the BC Redress Team

The unforeseen and unprecedented impact of Covid 19 on the health, social and economic wellbeing of our world has put all communities in crisis,...

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NAJC President’s Message – April 2020

By Lorene Oikawa It’s only been a month since my last message, but it feels longer with the constant changes and news about the...

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NAJC Chats with John Ota

April 26, 2020. 4pm PDT.

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NAJC Chats with Jeff Chiba Stearns

April 24, 2020. 4pm PDT.

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NAJC Chats with John Ota

April 23, 2020. 7pm PDT.

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