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Day of Remembrance (DoR)

  • San Jose Buddhist Church Betsuin 640 North 5th Street San Jose, CA, 95112 United States (map)

The Day of Remembrance commemoratesthe anniversary of  Executive Order 9066 which led to the forced incarceration of 120,000 people of Japanese descent, two-thirds of whom were American citizens. Each year, we gather to remember that great civil liberties tragedy from over seventy years ago and each one of us reflects on what that event means to us today.

The Day of Remembrance is an event that aims to bring different communities together in order to build trust, respect and understanding among all people and to renew our pledge to fight for equality, justice and peace.

Free and open to the public.  

 

Earlier Event: February 14
Music at Noon Series
Later Event: March 9
Corporate Workshop