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Fox Host Apologizes for Remark, but Controversy Continues

Bob Beckel of Fox News has issued an apology for …

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CAPAC, API Legislative Caucus Call for Resignation of Fox TV Host

WASHINGTON — Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus (CAPAC) Chair Rep. …

Grayce Uyehara

JACL Mourns Passing of Redress Leader Grayce Uyehara

WASHINGTON — During her tenure as the executive director of …

Yuri Kochiyama, accompanied by daughter Audee Kochiyama Holman and son-in-law Herb Holman, at the opening of "Long Walk to Freedom" at the San Francisco Public Library in 2003. Yuri was one of 12 civil rights leaders recognized in the exhibit. (Hokubei Mainichi)

Honoring the Legacy of Yuri Kochiyama

WASHINGTON — The following statement was posted on June 6 …

Members of the Japanese American community who attended the Sacramento City Council meeting. Assemblywoman Mariko Yamada is second from left.

Sacramento City Council Repeals Wartime Resolution

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SACRAMENTO — On the evening of May 27, the …

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Kochiyama Remembered as Dedicated Leader for Social Justice

The family of Yuri Kochiyama issued the following statement on …

Yuri Kochiyama speaks in April 2005 at the Japanese American National Museum. (MARIO G. REYES/Rafu Shimpo)

Human Rights Activist Yuri Kochiyama Dies at 93

BERKELEY — Noted human rights activist Yuri Kochiyama, who was …

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National JA United Methodist Caucus Supports Same-Sex Marriage at Wesley UMC

SAN JOSE — The National Japanese American United Methodist Caucus …

Honouliuli Internment Camp (Hawaii Army Museum)

NPS Proposes Including Honouliuli Internment Camp Site in National Park System

HONOLULU – Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie on May 8 commented …

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Obama, Members of Congress Proclaim APA Heritage Month

WASHINGTON — President Obama, members of Congress, and other officials have …