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Presidential Proclamation

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    After leaving in New York with my parents I was always thinking we were born here. But one day my parents received a notice that had only given us 5 days to pack our belongings because w
  • A Day That Will Live in Infamy

    A Day That Will Live in Infamy
    Japenese made a successful surprise attack on a Sunday morning. They hit more than 2,300 American families. Unfortunately leaving many kids like me without parents. This was a devastation Americans had to face for the longest three hours of their lives.
  • Japanese Internment

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    President Roosevelt announced the Executive Plan 9066 and gave the order to the military broad powers to prohibit Japenese from entering the United States. However others suffered the same violations of civil liberties during this time period.
  • A Historical Proclamation

    A Historical Proclamation
    I had just turned 18 when President Ford had announced that Japenese would no longer be treated inequally and defined as criminals. But it was too late because the only 2 brothers that I had died when trying to escape. It was only me and the memories left behind.