BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.3757@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20120202T000000Z DTEND:20120812T000000Z DESCRIPTION:<span style="color: purple\;"><strong></strong><strong>About th e Exhibition</strong>\n\nThrough the diverse perspectives of seven ordinar y citizens whose lives and communities were forever changed by World War I I\, this exhibition asks visitors to think critically about freedom\, hist ory\, and\, ultimately\, the ongoing struggle to live democratically in a diverse America.\n\n<em></em><em>Fighting For Democracy: Who is the &ldquo \;We&rdquo\; in &ldquo\;We\, the People&rdquo\;?</em>&nbsp\;is presented b y the&nbsp\;<a href="http://www.ncdemocracy.org/">National Center for the Preservation of Democracy</a>\, an educational program of the Japanese Ame rican National Museum\, to advance the understanding of\, and commitment t o\, American democratic ideals. The Los Angeles exhibition opened in Octob er\, 2005\, and was made possible with major support provided by the U.S. Army Center for Military History.\n\n<span style="color: purple\;"><strong >About the Arab American National Museum</strong>\n\nThe Arab American Nat ional Museum documents\, preserves\, and presents Arab American history\, culture\, and contributions. It is a project of ACCESS\, a Dearborn\, Mich igan-based nonprofit human services and cultural organization. Learn more at&nbsp\;<a href="http://www.arabamericanmuseum.org/" target="_blank">www. arabamericanmuseum.org</a>&nbsp\;and&nbsp\;<a href="http://www.accesscommu nity.org/" target="_blank">www.accesscommunity.org</a>.\n\nThe Arab Americ an National Museum is a proud Affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution in Washington\, D.C. Read about the Affiliations program at&nbsp\;<a href="ht tp://affiliations.si.edu/" target="_blank">http://affiliations.si.edu</a>. \n\nFor more information about this presentation\, contact 313.582.2266\, or visit&nbsp\;<a href="http://www.arabamericanmuseum.org/" target="_blank ">www.arabamericanmuseum.org</a>.\n\nFor more information about the exhibi tion and a listing of other venues\, to explore an online version\, or to download the accompanying Educator&rsquo\;s Resource Guide\, visit&nbsp\;< a href="http://www.ncdemocracy.org/node/1097">ncdemocracy.org</a>.\n\n<em> Fighting for Democracy</em>&nbsp\;is presented by the Arab American Nation al Museum in partnership with the National Center for the Preservation of Democracy\, an educational program of the Japanese American National Museu m\, to advance the understanding of\, and commitment to\, American democra tic ideals. The Los Angeles exhibition and traveling version are funded in part by the U.S. Army Center of Military History. The traveling exhibitio n ten-city tour has been made possible through the generous support of The Boeing Company.\n\nPHOTO CREDITS &ndash\; Bill: National Archives (018-T- 44K-13)\; Carl: National Archives (NWDNS-127-MN-83714)\; Domingo: Collecti on of Domingo Los Ba&ntilde\;os (NCPD.17.2005.104)\; Frances: From the Fra nces Slanger Collection in The Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center at Boston University (NCPD.30.2005.24)\; George: Gift of Mary S. Tominaga\, J apanese American National Museum (94.49.28)\; Hazel: The Woman&rsquo\;s Co llection\, Texas Woman&rsquo\;s University (MSS.358)\; H&eacute\;ctor: Dr. H&eacute\;ctor P. Garc&iacute\;a Papers\, Special Collections &amp\; Arch ives\, Texas A&amp\;M University&ndash\;Corpus Christi Bell Library (NCPD. 1.2004.30).\n\n SUMMARY:EXHIBITION: Fighting For Democracy: Who is the "We" in "We\, the Pe ople"? URL:/en/events/2012/02/02/exhibition-fighting-for-democracy-who-is-the-we/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR