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New Museum Recalls US Internment of Ethnic Japanese in 1940s

Posted August 20th, 2011 at 11:40 am (UTC-5)
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A new U.S. museum recalls what life during World War Two for thousands of people of Japanese descent the American government interned in camps, out of fear that they might sabotage the country’s war effort. Within months of Japan’s surprise attack on (Pearl Harbor) Hawaii on December 7, 1941, President Franklin D. Roosevelt ordered nearly […]

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