北米報知

(ほくべいほうち / The North American Post)

北米報知』は米ワシントン州シアトルで発行されている邦字新聞。ノースウエスト地域の日系コミュニティーを広くカバー、同地域の邦字新聞として最古の歴史を誇る。現在は日本語、英語のバイリンガル紙として週刊で発行。日本語情報誌の姉妹紙『ソイソース』も発行。
(2014年12月 更新)

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Interview with Kaori Nakamura (Pacific Northwest Ballet School Faculty Member)

She puts on a fluffy dress, strides onto the romantic stage and dances splendidly. It’s the dream of many a girl to be a ballerina. Kaori Nakamura, a top dancer for Pacific Northwest Ballet (PNB), lived that dream, dancing for years on center stage. Nakamura is also teaching in the Pacific Northwest Ballet …

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Interview with Nahomi Kawasumi (Seattle Reign FC Footballer)

I want to play well so our fans are satisfied

Nahomi Kawasumi is a member of the Seattle Reign, a team in the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL). She finished her third season with the team this year. The local media call her “Naho.” You’re likely to see her name pop up more and more t…

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Japanese Newspaper Reincarnates as Hokubei Hochi after the War ~ North American Post History

A noticeboard for a community anxious about its safety

The compulsory expulsion of Nikkei during World War II had all but wiped out the Japanese American presence in Japantown. After the war, as people were released from the camps, they restarted their lives. Japanese-language media started to appear, and in Jun…

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Hokubei Jiji The Pillar of Early Japanese Immigrants

A place to share information is part of an indispensable building block for the formation of immigrant communities. Today, various mediums serve as information transmitters that help support communities. In the early 20th century when Seattle’s Japanese American society was being formed, Japanese-language…

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Nikkei Politicians, Organizations React to WWII Incarceration "Precedent"

Japanese American politicians and national organizations shared their concerns in the past week on a recent controversial remark about World War II Japanese incarceration as a “precedent” for a potential immigrant registry. This came out after an interview on FOX News on November 16 that Carl Higbie, …

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