KAILASA Dharma Rakshana Social Justice Om Award February 20, 2022
Affiliation at the time of award: Los Angeles-based criminal defense attorney and civil rights activist
Country: United States
Ms. MIA YAMAMOTO, formerly Michael Francis Yamamoto is a Los Angeles-based criminal defense attorney and civil rights activist.
She was born in Poston relocation camp, Arizona during World War 2.
Ms. Mia stands for human rights and justice for women, trans, immigrants, prisoners, LGBT and all marginalized people — particularly for people whose lives have been upended by the criminal justice system and incarceration.
The next KAILASA Om Awards ceremony will take place
Monday, December 19
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