Plessy v. Ferguson

TimesLedger: Survivors of Japanese internment camps see parallels today

Feb. 19th marks the 75th anniversary of Executive Order 9066, a 1942 decree from President Franklin D. Roosevelt that ordered the internment of Japanese Americans as well as some German and Italian nationals in American concentration camps during World War II.

Judge Sonia Sotomayor on Korematsu

Gwen Muranaka writes yesterday on the Rafu Shimpo website about Judge Sonia Sotomayor’s response to a question by Senator Russ Feingold about the Korematsu case: