November 1 – BASF & AABA Screening of “And Then They Came For Us”

And Then They Came For Us:  Parallels with the Muslim Bans & the Dangers of Unchecked Power

Please join The Bar Association of San Francisco and the Asian American Bar Association of the Greater Bay Area for a screening of “And Then They Came For Us,” winner of the ABA 2018 Silver Gavel Award for Documentaries. This groundbreaking film covers the forced incarceration of Japanese-Americans during World War II, the parallels with the Muslim travel bans, and the dangers of unchecked executive power on actions implicating civil liberties. The screening will be followed by a panel discussing the film and its relevance to the political and constitutional landscape today.

This is a free event, and all are welcome.

CLE credit pending.

Distinguished Panelists:
Abby Ginzberg – Award-Winning Filmmaker
Donald K. Tamaki – Partner at Minami Tamaki LLP and Member of Korematsu coram nobis team
Hamid Yazdan Panah – Attorney and Regional Director for Northern California Rapid Response & Immigration
Defense Network

Date:  November 1, 2018
Time:  5:30 to 7:15 PM
Location:  301 Battery Street, San Francisco
Light refreshments will be served.

Please RSVP at https://www.aaba-bay.com/event-3095170