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Japanese American Internment Camps

70 Years Ago, The Mass Internment Of Japanese Americans Was Upheld By The Supreme Court

The Atlantic | Kelly Chen | Posted 11.19.2015 | Politics

Seventy years after the mass internment of Japanese Americans was upheld by the U.S. Supreme Court, the ugly ideas at the core of its decision are res...

Why a Gay Asian Immigrant Marches

Erwin de Leon | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Erwin de Leon

Today, the AAPI and LGBT communities are visible, marching alongside African American and Latino communities, in the continued struggle for equality and opportunity.

'You Failed to Break the Spirit of Bradley Manning': An Open Letter to President Obama

Norman Solomon | Posted 10.22.2013 | Politics
Norman Solomon

You have sought to make an example of Bradley Manning with categorical condemnation and harsh punishment. You seem not to grasp that he has indeed become an example -- an inspiring example of stellar courage and idealism

Tales From An American Internment Camp

AP | By AMY TAXIN | Posted 03.02.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- Bill Shishima shares how he joined the Boy Scouts as a 12-year-old behind the barbed wire of a Japanese American internment camp, or ho...

Factory Farm v. Historic Preservation

Regina Weiss | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Regina Weiss

Idaho judge ignores a centennial affront to the descendants of Japanese farmers Traveling to a WWII internment camp Maureen Dowd's New York Times co...

The Better Angels of Our Nature: Responding to Arizona's Immigration Law

Kety Esquivel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Kety Esquivel

Now, for the first time in my life, there is a level of fear for me attached with being -- and looking -- Latina. A few times now I have returned home during the day after realizing that I didn't have my U.S. passport on me.