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Justice for the COMFORT WOMEN (LOLAS), Remember OUR HISTORY, Reinstall the STATUE.
Flower-laying Ceremony & Public Awareness Campaign
Date & time: June 12, 9 am-11am
Place: Along Roxas Boulevard corner Quirino Ave, site of the former comfort woman statue (across Aloha Hotel)
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Recently, The SF Korea Times, Yonhap, Korean AP, and a Japanese Newspaper covered our book and below are some highlights from these articles: Education for Social Justice Foundation (ESJF) published the Teachers’ Resource Guide: “Comfort Women” History and...
The Association for Asian American Studies (AAAS) held its 2018 Conference in San Francisco from March 29th to 31st. The AAAS devoted several events at the conference to the teaching of “comfort women” history, following the passage of the resolution...
The 15th Asian Solidarity Conference held in Seoul, South Korea from March 7 to March 10, 2018, was a resounding success. The conference attracted around 200 attendees and representatives from 11 different countries - China, the Philippines, Indonesia,...
Dosan (島山) Ahn, Changho (安昌浩) is a Korean American pioneer who immigrated to SF in early 1900s. He was a Korean independence activist and a leader of the Korean-American immigrants. He first settled at Chinatown in SF with his wife Helen. When Japan occupied Korea and took over the control, he fought against Japan for Korea’s independence.
Never-before-seen footage shows the corpses of dozens of WWII Korean sex slaves dumped after they were raped and killed by Japanese soldiers
Originally posted on DailyMail A WWII video showing the dead bodies of dozens of Korean sex slaves who had been raped and killed by Japanese troops was released for the first time yesterday. The victims were killed by Japanese soldiers at a Chinese village...
On February 23, 2018, Eric Mar, Russ Lowe and Sung Sohn were invited to speak as guest lecturers for the “World War II Memories in the US and Japan” class at University of California, Santa Cruz. They delivered a lecture on issues related to military...
Education for Social Justice Foundation (E4SJF) held “Comfort Women” Symposium at San Francisco State University (SFSU) and UC Berkeley (UCB) on October 5th and 6th, respectively. Two Scholars from Korea, Dr. Myungsuk Yun and Professor Mikyoung Kim...
Saturday October 7th at Mission High School in San Francisco, Education for Social Justice Foundation(E4SJF) held a workshop on Justice for "Comfort Women", WWII Military Sexual Slaves. It was part of the 17th annual Teachers for Social Justice(T4SJ)...
Originally posted on Hankyoreh http://english.hani.co.kr/arti/english_edition/e_international/816017.html [Interview] Mike Honda speaks about publicizing comfort women issue in the US The former congressman has been at the forefront of efforts to raise...
Kim Hak-sun was the first woman to come forward about the plight of the comfort woman. As the first to share her story, she helped to bring to the public’s attention the issue of Japanese sex slavery during the Pacific War when she went public with her story in August, 1991.
Ruff-O’Herne was born in 1923 in Bandoeng in the Dutch East Indies, a former Southeast Asian colony of the Dutch Empire. During the Japanese occupation of the Dutch East Indies, O’Herne and thousands of Dutch women were forced into hard physical labor at a prisoner-of-war camp…
New Jersey Alliance for Learning and Preserving the History of World War II in Asia
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