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Nikkei Pilgrimage to Angel Island on October 3

What a great way to honor your Japanese Ancestors!

This weekend the Nichi Bei Foundation will host the second annual Nikkei Pilgrimage to Angel Island… 118 more words

15 Most Common Questions & Comments I Get as an Asian American Woman

15. Do you eat rice everyday? (No.)

14. Were your parents really strict growing up? (No.)

13. Were your parents born here? (Yes, so were my grandparents.) 105 more words

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A Law and Economics Analysis of Japanese American Internment during WWII


By John Mirikitani, J.D. (Law, Univ. of Michigan), Ph.D. (Economics, Yale)

This article advances the relatively seldom heard proposition that the Internment of Japanese-Americans during WWII — called by James Woolsey, former CIA Director “the worst violation of Civil Rights by the U.S. 11,320 more words


Tradition meets the cutting edge in Honda & Vo’s soulful musical pairing

By Sheri Linden

A golf tee, a metal screw and a ruler — not the first things that come to mind when the subject is music. 912 more words

Meet The Artmakers

Morita-Cole launches memoir of Japanese internment

Nelson author Diana Morita-Cole launched her memoir, Sideways—Memoirs of a Misfit—at New Denver’s Nikkei Internment Memorial Centre the afternoon of September 12 to a full house. 1,520 more words

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The Chick Sexer -- A Novel Education: Part 2 by Sherry Novak

The Chick Sexer — A Novel Education: Part 2 by Sherry Novak

Zeitgeist — the spirit of the age. How better to get a feel for an era than by reading the work of authors who lived and breathed at that time? 473 more words

Chick Sexer

Remembering Ben Kuroki: Only Japanese American to Fly Over Japan during WW II

Ben Kuroki, the only Japanese American to fly over Japan during WW II, has died. He was 98.

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Source: FoxNews

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