S02 E06 - Day of Remembrance

The Yon-Say Podcast by Nikkei Rising
79 years ago today, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066, the document that allowed for the forced removal and mass incarceration of 120,000 persons of Japanese Ancestry during World War II. All these years later, the Japanese American community uses this date, February 19th, as Day of Remembrance, to honor that yea  ...  See more
Feb 19 2021
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