History Stories
CATEGORY: Japanese-American Relocation
George Takei on Internment, Allegiance and “Gaman”
February 10, 2017

Actor George Takei reflects on a lifetime of activism, the legacy of Japanese American internment camps and the spirit of "gaman." Read More

Alaska’s Forgotten Japanese Internment Camp Rediscovered
February 29, 2016

Archaeologists have pinpointed the location of a little-known Japanese internment camp built in Alaska at the onset of World War II. Read More

Unlikely World War II Soldiers Awarded Nation’s Highest Honor
November 3, 2011

Nearly 70 years after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor and the United States’ entry into World War II, Japanese-American soldiers receive the country’s highest civilian honor. Read More