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Draft resistance

Jimmie Omura Interview Segment 22

Arrested and put in jail along with the Heart Mountain resisters

This interview was conducted by sisters Emiko and Chizuko Omori for their 1999 documentary, Rabbit in the Moon, about the Japanese American resisters of conscience in the World War II incarceration camps. As a result, the interviews in this ...


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Jimmie Omura Interview Segment 20

Becoming the editor of the Rocky Shimpo newspaper in 1944, publishing an editorial in support of the Fair Play Committee in Heart Mountain

This interview was conducted by sisters Emiko and Chizuko Omori for their 1999 documentary, Rabbit in the Moon, about the Japanese American resisters of conscience in the ...


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Frank Emi Interview Segment 20

Reflections: pardoned in 1947; thoughts on the American justice system
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Frank Emi Interview Segment 19

Meeting some "interesting characters" while spending time in jail
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Frank Emi Interview Segment 15

Description of trial: found guilty and sent to jail
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Frank Emi Interview Segment 10

Sending press releases and news bulletins to newspapers outside of camp
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Eiichi Edward Sakauye Interview II Segment 16

Thoughts on the draft resistance issue and Ben Kuroki's visit to Heart Mountain
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Frank Yamasaki Interview I Segment 30

Daily life at McNeil Island Penitentiary; work and visitors
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Frank Yamasaki Interview I Segment 25

Family's response to decision to resist the draft
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Frank Yamasaki Interview I Segment 24

Making the decision to resist the draft: "just pure gut"
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