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Opinion: Executive Order 9066—The need for vigilance has never been more important

I can think of no one more thoroughly American than my late mother, Alyce Sato Takami, who was raised in Honolulu and lived for 30 years in New York. Alyce loved the jitterbug, Frank Sinatra,...

Nikkei History on a Field of Dreams

In the spring of 1942, the Bainbridge High School baseball team started its season only a few days before the forced evacuation of all of the island’s residents of Japanese descent. In a touching...

Judge rules Malabed, Baruso liable in Domingo, Viernes Case

Two men accused of being the middlemen in a plot to murder Silme Domingo and Gene Viernes were found liable for the killings and ordered to pay $8.04 million to the victims’ families.

South Korean president visits Seattle

South Korean President Chun Doo Hwan’s brief stopover in Seattle provoked both animosity and good will. While dozens of protestors vented their anger and opposition to the Chun government in rallies and marches, Washington...