File 7 - J.C. Redress Jan. 1/85

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CA EAL F001-2022.01-7


J.C. Redress Jan. 1/85


  • 1984-1985 (Creation)

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Suggestions to the Negotiating team and the NAJC on how to approach redress, by Maryka Omatsu. Copy of a letter to the Toronto Sun by L. Tempeton addressing the racist claims expressed against the Japanese Canadians interned. Draft for Democracy Betrayed. A blank membership application to the Toronto NAJC. Flyer for an information forum and workshop at the Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre on redress, sponsored by the Toronto Chapter of the NAJC. Short term and long term redress objectives outlined by Maryka Omatsu to Art Miki. A copy of the news release issued by the Minister of State for Multiculturalism and the NAJC on the negotiations of redress. Letter from Jack Oki, chairman of the Toronto JCCA Redress Committee objecting to the consideration of a monetary grant to the NAJC. Surveys to various Japanese Canadian groups asking if they support the Toronto JCCA as indicated by Jack Oki or the NAJC. The Japanese-Canadian Redress recommendations made by the Canadian Multiculturalism Council. Various news articles on Japanese Canadian redress. Letter sent to Mayor Art Eggleton from Shin Imai explaining that the Toronto JCCA acted without consultation when they opposed the grant. Lesson plan from the Righting the Wrong conference. Syllabus from a Ryerson University class. Planning material for the Righting the Wrong conference. Letter seeking donations towards the NAJC. Letter by Jack Oki titled "Time for Logic Reason and Fair Play: The Toronto City Issue". Minutes from the Japanese Canadian Lawyers group. Presentation to the Special Committee on Equal Rights by the NAJC.

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