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MONUMENT AT MANZANAR: WEEKLY PHOTO CHALLENGE

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“Peace Crane ~ Sitting on a barbed wire fence”

“Solemn tribute”

Manzanar was a World War Two internment camp for people of Japanese descent – the majority of whom were United States citizens. 82 more words

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The Unknown Knowns: First-Day Impressions of the Manzanar Concentration Camp

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by Wilbur Sato

My first impressions of the Manzanar concentration camp came on April 2, 1942, when we were asked by the United States Government—our own government—to report to the… 542 more words

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Statement by Manzanar Committee Co-Chair Bruce Embrey On Inyo County REGPA, and LADWP's Southern Owens Valley Solar Ranch

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The following are comments by Manzanar Committee Co-Chair Bruce Embrey, delivered at an April 1, 2014 press conference at the Inyo County Courthouse, Independence, California, in which a coalition of organizations opposed to the County’s called for significant revisions to the proposed Renewable Energy General Plan Amendment (REGPA), which would open up large swaths of land, including portions of the Owens Valley that would intrude upon Manzanar’s viewshed, to large-scale renewable energy development. 739 more words

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Responding to Public Outcry, Inyo County Supervisors Take More Time to Consider Renewable Energy General Plan Amendment

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The following is a press release from DeepestValley.com, which, like the Manzanar Committee, is fighting against the construction of large-scale renewable energy development in the Owens Valley, including any such development that would intrude upon the viewshed of the Manzanar National Historic Site. 321 more words

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New At Manzanar NHS: New (And Old) Plaques Now At Visitors Center - Photos

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That Manzanar is a National Historic Site is a fact many already know. But long before Manzanar became a unit of the National Park Service… 567 more words

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