NEW: “Japanese from Latin America Fight for Full Reparations” by Anh Do, L.A. Times, 02/19/2022

NEW: “Phase 2 of Redress Has Begun” by Phil Tajitsu Nash, Rafu Shimpo, 02/12/2022

NOT TO BE MISSED: “America’s Forgotten Internment” by Jesús A. Rodríguez, Politico Magazine, 12/05/2021

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Heart to Heart: Connections with Cuban Nikkei – Tsukimi Kai in Cuba. (DVD) Robert Yee Productions in collaboration with Tsukimi Kai and the National Japanese American Historical Society, 20 minutes. 2005.

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