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IONTW – February 19, 2017

Day of Remembrance – 75th anniversary of issuance of Executive Order 9066.

So. Much. Water. At peak, Oroville dam was releasing 100,000 CFS down the spillway to try to reduce the reservoir level. 86 more words

Printing

(untitled)

The time has come
For my arrest
This dark rainy night.
I calm myself and listen
To the sound of the shoes.

Torawaruru
Toki wa kitarinu… 128 more words

Today is the day E.O. 9066 was signed

One of the most disheartening things people who didn’t mean to offend me have said (directly) to me has been post 9/11 when they express their belief that people of Middle Eastern descent, or those who are Muslim, should be “rounded up” and moved out to a deserted area or shipped back to where they came from. 194 more words

Never Again: Japanese American WWII History and American Muslim Rights Today

Seventy-five years ago, approximately 7,000 Seattleites were ordered by the U.S. military to leave their homes and sent to incarceration camps. Most ended up at desolate… 319 more words

BOOKS

CineCulture presents 'Resistance at Tule Lake' Feb. 17

Fresno State’s CineCulture film series presents “Resistance at Tule Lake” (2016) at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 17, in the Peters Education Center Auditorium. 134 more words

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