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AsiaLENS - “Alternative Facts: The lies of Executive Order 9066"

Event Type
Film Screening
Sponsor
Center for East Asian and Pacific Studies, Spurlock Museum
Location
Spurlock Museum Knight Auditorium (600 S Gregory St, Urbana, IL 61801)
Date
Mar 7, 2023   7:00 - 9:00 pm  
Contact
Jason Finkelman
E-Mail
finkelma@illinois.edu
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Originating Calendar
Campus Humanities Calendar

This documentary film sheds light on the people and politics that influenced the signing of the infamous Executive Order 9066 which authorized the mass incarceration of nearly 120,000 Japanese Americans, and exposes the lies used to justify the decision and the cover-up that went all the way to the United States Supreme Court. 

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