A Civil Rights Organization That Is Almost 100 Years Old

The Japanese American Citizens League (JACL)

The organization was formed because of racism

There has been a lot of prejudice, discrimination, and outright racism displayed against people of Japanese heritage and those of any Asian descent over the years. The late 1800s and early 1900s saw much hatred exhibited toward people of Asian backgrounds in the United States.

There were Americans of Japanese heritage in the 1920s who had been born in the United…

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Floyd Mori

Floyd Mori

Floyd Mori, born in Utah, is a former College Teacher, Mayor, CA State Assemblyman, Consultant, and CEO for Nonprofits. www.thejapaneseamericanstory.com.