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Japanese American Internment and Redress

New York City
Saturday, August 10, 2013

A panel recalls the events surrounding the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II. Speakers provide family anecdotes concerning conditions in the camps and discuss their own efforts in securing the passage of a redress bill by Congress. President Reagan signed the Civil Liberties Act of 1988 on August 10th – 25 years ago this summer. This panel was hosted by the Asia Society.

Updated: Saturday, August 10, 2013 at 1:23pm (ET)

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