Julia Harumi Mass
Julia Harumi Mass is a senior staff attorney with the ACLU of Northern California.
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Thursday, November 24, 2016
My Mother Was Incarcerated in an Internment Camp as a Child. She Tells Us 2016 Reminds Her of 1942.
My mother was seven years old when she and her family were evacuated from the West Coast and forced to live in an Army barrack behind barbed wire in an internment camp in Heart Mountain , Wyoming. Born in Los Angeles, she had been taught in school to be a proud and loyal American citizen, so the...
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
FBI Ordered to Disclose its Surveillance Tactics on Communities
On Monday, a federal district court in San Francisco issued an important ruling for government transparency and accountability. Judge Richard Seeborg disallowed the FBI’s attempt to use a “law enforcement exemption” in the Freedom of Information Act to shield from public disclosure details of the...