Monthly Archives: February 2011

The Roar of Silence: Poems on the Legacy of the Japanese American Internment Experience

  By Patricia J. Machmiller Open Passage Poems by Ann Muto Japanese American Museum of San Jose Our parents hid Their history from us They swallowed Their pain They didn’t want us to lose our way In bitterness or anger … Continue reading

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Jimi Yamaichi speaks at the San Jose Day of Remembrance

By Sarah Gabot JAMsj director and curator, Jimi Yamaichi, a pioneer against Asian American discrimination and a hero to several local communities, will be the remembrance speaker at the 31st Annual San Jose Day of Remembrance event. The 2011 Day … Continue reading

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San Jose Day of Remembrance: Fighting Against Fear

By Will Kaku The 31st Annual San Jose Day of Remembrance will take place on February 20, 2011 in the San Jose Buddhist Church Betsuin. The annual event commemorates the signing of Executive Order 9066 on February 19, 1942 which … Continue reading

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