Returning home in October 2016 from Japan reminded me of how much my dad, Yoneto Nakata, loved me.
Even though his life was cut short ...
Manzanar has no geographic boundaries and is not bound by time. Manzanar exists today … in many forms, in many places. And in each, the people ...
A weekly visual journal/cartoon about an easily-annoyed fourth generation American of Japanese descent. This week, “Vanta Black…”
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So what happened in the camps? Your family voluntarily went.
Bob Kaneko (BK): Well they voluntarily went to Auburn. And they got ...
Sadly, Mr. Kaneko passed away on September 18, 2016. I regret that he wasn’t able to read his interview and hope that this can ...
In July 1942, the Tashme Internment Camp, the largest in Canada, opened its doors to Japanese Canadians who had been ordered removed from the coast ...
Casi toda mi infancia la pasé con mi abuela. Sus costumbres, muy japonesas por cierto, podían reflejarse en la vida diaria. No celebraba la ...
To create the farming oasis called the Imperial Valley, in 1901 water from the Colorado River was diverted to the middle of the desert that ...
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