Santa Ana Ceremonial Signing of Chinatown Apology May 24

Santa Ana Ceremonial Signing of Chinatown Apology May 24

Ceremonial Signing of Chinatown Apology Resolution | Firma ceremonial sobre Chinatown | Lễ Ký Nghị Quyết về Chinatown Translation (español/Tiếng Việt)Members of the public are invited to a ceremonial signing of the City Council’s resolution apologizing for the burning of Santa Ana’s Chinatown in 1906. The event will take place at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, May 24, 2022, at 253

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OCHR Statement on Shooting in Laguna Woods

OCHR Statement on Shooting in Laguna Woods

A Statement from OC Human Relations on Shooting in Laguna Woods Violence and hate struck Orange County again this weekend, and our Taiwanese American friends and neighbors are suffering having been targeted for who they are.   We at OC Human Relations send our deepest condolences to all of those impacted by this tragic violence as well as all those across

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Social Justice Education For High School Students – May 24

Social Justice Education For High School Students - May 24

OC Human Relations is pleased to present a series of free, online Social Justice Education sessions for OC High School students. Our May session will look at Cultural Appropriation vs Cultural Appreciation. Please join us in a safe and respectful place where you can learn, network and share ideas and thoughts. Please share information about this session with your friends

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Social Justice Education For HS Students – April 26

Social Justice Education For HS Students - April 26

OC Human Relations is pleased to present a series of free, online Social Justice Education sessions for OC High School students. Our April session will look at Prevention and Response to hate in Orange County. Please join us in a safe and respectful place where you can learn, network and share ideas and thoughts. Please share information about this session

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A People’s Guide to OC Dialogue – May 25

A People's Guide to OC Dialogue - May 25

On May 25, from 6-7:30pm, OC Human Relations invites you to a free, online dialogue with the authors of “A People’s Guide to Orange County” – Elaine Lewinnek, Gustavo Arellano & Thuy Vo Dang. “A People’s Guide to Orange County” is an alternative guide that documents sites of oppression, resistance, struggle and transformation in OC. We invite you to join

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Who We Are Film Discussion – May 26

Who We Are Film Discussion - May 26

Commemorating the Legacy of George Floyd: A Discussion of the Documentary Film “Who We Are” with writer Jeffery Robinson Please join us virtually on May 26 from 12-1pm In “Who We Are” lawyer & ACLU Deputy Legal Director Jeffery Robinson draws a stark timeline of anti-Black racism in the United States, from slavery to the modern myth of a post-racial

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Uniting Against Antisemitism Community Dialogue

Uniting Against Antisemitism Community Dialogue

Uniting Against Antisemitism Community Dialogue It’s not what divides us, but brings us together for good. In response to recent acts of antisemitism, OC Human Relations and HB Listens, a program of Huntington Beach Human Relations Committee, have decided to host a joint community dialogue to discuss how to address hate speech, ways to build community and empowering community members

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Commission denounces antisemitic flyers

Commission denounces antisemitic flyers

Orange County Human Relations Commission denounces the distribution of antisemitic flyers throughout Orange County (March 11, 2022) According to the 2020 Orange County Hate Crimes Report, in 2019 there were 94 hate incidents and 12 hate crimes related to antisemitic discrimination. This is a 50% increase over the prior reporting period. Throughout history, during times of uncertainty, some individuals seek

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