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Under The Silk Hibiscus

Alice Wisler! Welcome to India’s Crown. Yes, indeed! We’re so glad to have you! It’s Caryl in green :)  I’ve been checking out your book for some time, mostly due to the international setting. 1,028 more words

Christian Fiction

Manzanar Internment Camp

Just returned from a last minute road trip to turquoise country in Nevada. The drive is long and for much of it I was staring at a whole lot of nothing. 547 more words


Trope-a-Day: Prison Ship

Prison Ship: The Empire doesn’t use them as prisons – it finds the whole notion of prison really quite unspeakably barbaric – but lots of other polities have figured out the advantage of a prison surrounded in every dimension by a few million miles of vacuum.  98 more words


BBC News - The prisoners of Ruhleben

Originally posted on BBC News.

A recent Magazine article looked at a World War One internment camp in Germany, in which the civilian inmates created a miniature version of Britain, complete with roads named after London streets, a horticultural association and a cricket club. 139 more words

20th Century

Couple Forced Into Internment Camp During WWII Receive High School Diplomas 72 Years Later

TUSTIN (CBSLA.com) — A couple forced into an internment camp during World War II walked across a stage and received their high school diplomas Thursday. 156 more words


Fresno lawmaker's (stupid) anti-vaccine rant demonstrates why Republicans aren't leading California

During a rally against a California bill making vaccines mandatory for school children, a Republican lawmaker from Fresno galvanized the crowd by invoking forced internment camps. 132 more words

Sacramento Update

Manzanar War Relocation Center

A stunning view but with a shocking history. This is Manzanar. People of Japanese descent were forced to leave their home and live in isolated relocation centers like Manzanar. 115 more words