Nikkei Family: Memories, Traditions, and Values

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Meguro Family in Chiapas, Mexico

Before World War II, the stationery "La Paz" in Tapachula, Chiapas manufactured school notebooks that stated the interest for Mexico's progress in a printed ideology. 


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chikkishimanju (New York, United States)

hikkishimanju (a.k.a. Kimiko Medlock) is one of our newer Nima-kai members who is very active on Discover Nikkei. She began writing articles for Discover Nikkei this summer.

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