Confined Because of Their Ancestry – Manzanar

They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety. - Benjamin Franklin On February 19, 1942 President Franklin D. Roosevelt ordered that all persons of Japanese ancestry regardless of citizenship be removed from the West Coast. Over 70,000 citizens and others were removed to 10 remote … Continue reading Confined Because of Their Ancestry – Manzanar