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Politics

Pacific Citizen, Vol. 67, No. 21 (November 22, 1968)

Selected article titles: "Buddhist prelate lauds Placer fete as Americanism at its best" (p. 1), "Hosokawa calls MIS veterans to battle present-day social ills" (p. 1), "Not safe anymore to walk, drive through Seattle central district" (p. 1), "Hawaiians reject constitutional change to drop voting age to 18" (p. 1 ...
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Pacific Citizen, Vol. 79, No. 15 (October 11, 1974)

Selected article titles: "Hawaii Politics: Ariyoshi Nominated" (p. 1), "Japanese Firms in U.S. Out-Do U.S. Counterparts" (p. 3), and "Integrating the Ivies: EEC on Harlem Heights" (p. 3).
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Pacific Citizen, Vol. 82, No. 1 (January 2-9, 1976)

Selected article titles: "Ushio Appeals for White House Concern" (pp. 1, 3), "Topaz WRA Center Historical Plaques Set in Delta City Park" (p. 1), and "Pacific Citizen Calendar for the Bicentennial" (pp. 5-6).
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Pacific Citizen, Vol. 82, No. 18 (May 7, 1976)

Selected article titles: "'The Bamboo People': Preface by Associate Justice Clark Reveals His Recall on Evacuation" (p. 1), "Bilingual Education Not Mandatory" (p. 1), "Matsunaga Backs Iva's Bid for Pardon" (p. 1), and "From the Frying Pan: 'Our Man' in Congress" (p. 2).
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Pacific Citizen, Vol. 80, No. 16 (April 25, 1975)

Selected article titles: "Nat'l Board Probe Opposed" (p. 1), "'A Hell No': Mineta Responds to President's Speech" (p. 1), and "Chicago JACL Denounces Secret Police Files on Organizations and Individuals" (p. 3).
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Hawai'i

Memo from the office of John J. McCloy

Memo from the office of John J. McCloy to an unknown recipient regarding transfer of Hawaiian Kibei to Tule Lake. Author states that Kibei cannot be transferred due to lack of facilities and the fear that the Kibei will add to a growing militant section of internees. This would be ...
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Memo: "Evacuation of Japanese from Hawaii"

Memo from John McCloy to General Eisenhower giving reasons against incarcerating Hawaiian Japanese: lack of materials and shipping, labor shortage that would ensue, and possible tensions between mainland and Hawaiian Japanese. McCloy also worries about the legalities of evacuating Hawaiian Japanese. Suggests that General Emmons should be in charge of ...
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Testimony of Franklin Odo

Written testimony of Franklin Odo, Associate Professor and Director of the Ethnic Studies Program at the University of Hawaii at Manoa. This testimony was presented at the CWRIC hearing in Seattle, Washington, on Wednesday, September 9, 1981, in the section titled "The Hawaiian Experience." Personal information excised by Densho.
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Memo from J.R. Deane to John McCloy

Memo from J.R. Deane to John McCloy officially rescinding the previous order to evacuate Hawaiian Japanese to the mainland. This new order states that any person of Japanese ancestry "considered as potentially dangerous to national security" will be interned in Hawaii.
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Memo to John J. McCloy from Dwight Eisenhower

Memo to John J. McCloy from Dwight Eisenhower on Hawaiian-Japanese evacuation plans. States that evacuation and detention "in a concentration camp" has been approved, including "enemy aliens" and U.S. citizens.
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