Monthly Archives: November 2005

Hawai’i had five internment camps for persons of Japanese ancestry

Source: Posted on: Sunday, November 27, 2005 Wartime stain in history retraced in O’ahu’s brush By Mike Gordon Advertiser Staff Writer This archival photo shows a day in the life of Japanese nationals and their children, even those youngsters who were U.S. citizens, who were incarcerated at Honouliuli after the outbreak of World War… Read more »

Ex-rape victim draws on own ordeal to fight for women’s rights

Kyodo News International, Inc. FEATURE: Ex-rape victim draws on own ordeal in pushing women’s rights TOKYO, Nov. 7 Kyodo The presence of U.S. forces in Okinawa over the years has come to mean different things to different people in the local community: for some a sense of security or status symbol, for others a source… Read more »