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

Event Type
Film Screening
Center for East Asian and Pacific Studies, Spurlock Museum
Spurlock Museum Knight Auditorium (600 S Gregory St, Urbana, IL 61801)
Mar 7, 2023   7:00 - 9:00 pm  
Jason Finkelman
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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