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The concept for this article began with what I thought was a wildly unlikely hypothetical situation of military involvement in the internment of American citizens.
My knowledge of the internment of Japanese-Americans during World War II stopped at the fact that there was a Japanese internment; I thought the military could not have been involved.
while the Japanese internments targeted people who had already set down roots in America, two-thirds of them U.
Roosevelt's internment of Japanese-Americans during World War II.
During WWII, ordinary Native Alaskan families of the Aleutian Islands were removed from their homes and taken to forced internment in camps in southeastern Alaska, ostensibly to protect them from the Japanese, but in reality because the US did not want the world to know that the Japanese had invaded parts of Alaska.
In these cases, the internments were only based on subjective criteria.
In this study, we focused on adolescents who violated the rights of third parties, more specifically those in socio-educational internment.
Prisoners of war; Ballykinlar Internment Camp 1920-1921.
The goal is to dedicate the memorial in February 2007 - on the 65th anniversary of the executive order that authorized the internments after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor.
5) With these developments, it is important to reassess Himes's literary and historical achievement in if He Hollers Let Him Go and examine his fictional response to the events of the early 1940s -- the Japanese American internment and the Zoot Suit Riots -- and their relationship to the African American community.
He makes good use of court records and interviews with surviving contemporaries to explain the various aspects of the case and its contexts, explaining how internment was used as a means of suppressing what were considered political subversives by the powerful in the two unofficial campaigns.
Japanese-Americans have held regular commemorations of the internments and two former camps, Manzanar in California and Minidoka in Idaho, are now preserved as national historic landmarks.