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Alan Nishio Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1000-450-10)
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Entering graduate studies while increasing political activism
Bob Suzuki Segment 13 (ddr-densho-1000-452-13)
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Continuing activism while assistant dean at UMass Amherst
Peter Irons Interview I Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1000-126-7)
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Becoming involved in social activism with other Antioch students
Bob Santos Interview III Segment 3 (ddr-densho-1000-352-3)
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Political and social activism within the Asian American community
Alice Setsuko Sekino Hirai Interview Segment 17 (ddr-densho-1013-1-17)
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Postwar activism: programs supporting handicapped children in the school system
Bill Hosokawa Interview Segment 3 (ddr-densho-1000-129-3)
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Father's activism in community groups; encouraged by parents to attend a Christian church
Kara Kondo Interview Segment 48 (ddr-densho-1000-139-48)
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Political activism: League of Women Voters and serving on committees dealing with land use and water issues
Lorraine Bannai Interview Segment 19 (ddr-densho-1000-113-19)
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Alienation as a minority in law school, activism surrounding affirmative action case heightens personal political sense and highlights role models
Fred Korematsu - Kathryn Korematsu Interview Segment 11 (ddr-densho-1000-181-11)
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Message for future generations: importance of political activism, education

Due to technical difficulties and conditions at the time of taping, there is loud background noise in this interview.

Tsuguo
vh Tsuguo "Ike" Ikeda Interview I Segment 29 (ddr-densho-1000-123-29)
Activism during the civil rights movement: working closely with Black Panther Party

As a teenager prior to World War II, began keeping scrapbooks with newspaper articles and memorabilia, a lifetime habit.

Mo Nishida Interview I Segment 19 (ddr-densho-1000-380-19)
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First getting involved in political and social activism: attending a demonstration

This material is based upon work assisted by a grant from the Department of the Interior, National Park Service. Any opinions, finding, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department …

Kenji Taguma Interview (ddr-densho-122-28)
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Sansei male, born 1969. Editor for the Nichi Bei Times, the oldest Japanese American bilingual newspaper in northern California. Son of a draft resister from Granada concentration camp. Attended California State University at Sacramento and became involved in civil rights activism.

(This interview was conducted by filmmaker Frank Abe for his 2000 documentary, Conscience and …

Aiko Yoshinaga Herzig Segment 4 (ddr-densho-1000-16-4)
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Linking activism to redress

This interview was conducted at the Voices of Japanese American Redress Conference, held on the UCLA campus and sponsored by the UCLA Asian American Studies Center and the UCLA School of Public Policy and Social Research. Because of the full conference schedule, our interviews were limited to one hour. The interviews therefore …

Bert Nakano Segment 4 (ddr-densho-1000-67-4)
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Sansei's role in motivating Nisei activism

This interview was conducted at the Voices of Japanese American Redress Conference, held on the UCLA campus and sponsored by the UCLA Asian American Studies Center and the UCLA School of Public Policy and Social Research. Because of the full conference schedule, our interviews were limited to one hour. The …

Bert Nakano Segment 3 (ddr-densho-1000-67-3)
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Getting involved in the redress movement, early Los Angeles social activism

This interview was conducted at the Voices of Japanese American Redress Conference, held on the UCLA campus and sponsored by the UCLA Asian American Studies Center and the UCLA School of Public Policy and Social Research. Because of the full conference schedule, our interviews were …

Sue K. Embrey Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1000-6-6)
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Nisei activism, getting involved with local politics and working to repeal Title II

This interview was conducted at the Voices of Japanese American Redress Conference, held on the UCLA campus and sponsored by the UCLA Asian American Studies Center and the UCLA School of Public Policy and Social Research. Because of the full conference schedule, our …

Jean Shiraki Gize Interview (ddr-jamsj-2-14)
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Nisei female. Born June 16, 1938, in Alameda, California. Was age three when Japan bombed Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. Removed with family to the Tanforan Assembly Center, California, and the Topaz concentration camp, Utah. While in camp, father volunteered for the 442nd Regimental Combat Team. Mother answered an ad in the camp newspaper and …
Lorraine Bannai Interview (ddr-densho-1000-113)
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Sansei female. Born 1955 in Los Angeles, California. Grew up in Gardena, California, surrounded by a large Japanese American community. Influenced by father's role in community and politics, and mother's emphasis on education. Attended University of California, Santa Barbara where she became increasingly aware of Japanese American history, issues of ethnic identity and racial inequality. Attended …
An Oral History with Sumiye Takeno, Part II (ddr-csujad-29-60)
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An oral history with Sumiye Takeno, a current resident of Denver, Colorado. This interview was conducted for the Japanese American Oral History Project by California State University, Fullerton. The purpose of this interview was to gather information regarding Takeno's incarceration and resettlement experience during World War II. Specifically, the interview covers her childhood in Florin, California, …
An Oral History with Sumiye Takeno, Part I (ddr-csujad-29-59)
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An oral history with Sumiye Takeno, a current resident of Denver, Colorado. This interview was conducted for the Japanese American Oral History Project by California State University, Fullerton. The purpose of this interview was to gather information regarding Takeno's incarceration and resettlement experience during World War II. Specifically, the interview covers her childhood in Florin, California, …
Kathy Yamaguchi Interview (ddr-densho-1021-1)
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Kathy Yamaguchi (pseudonym) was born in 1948 as a Sansei daughter of a homemaker and a gardener, who had met in the incarceration camp in Topaz, Utah. Yamaguchi calls her father an "assimilationist" who mostly associated with non-Asians, and she feels that she, too, did not have a lot of Japanese American friends when she was …
Lorraine Bannai Interview (ddr-densho-1012-14)
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Sansei female. Born 1955 in Los Angeles, CA. Grew up in Gardena, CA, surrounded by a large Japanese American community. Influenced by father's role in community and politics, and mother's emphasis on education. Attended University of California, Santa Barbara where she became increasingly aware of Japanese American history, issues of ethnic identity and racial inequality. Attended …
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