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1 hr ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

Invaluable devotion to Hawaii's families spanned decades

Two months after the bombing of Pearl Harbor, amid anti-Japanese sentiments and fears within the Japanese community, Kanazawa, then a 26-year-old self-described country girl from Waimea, Hawaii island, was tapped to serve Japanese citizens in Hawaii as executive secretary to the Swedish vice consul, who had assumed the Japanese Consulate's duties ... (more)

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5 hrs ago | The Star Press

Feed your soul at Denver's Domo

Domo isn't just a Japanese restaurant. It's a place where you can immerse yourself in Japanese culture -- by visiting a museum that evokes a northern Japanese farmhouse, strolling in a garden studded with Buddha statues, or even taking a martial arts class in the lovingly converted former warehouse where the restaurant compound is located.

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Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Denver, IN, Asian-American

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Ralston Recorder

What a bursting out there was and what a blossoming

The first-year teacher in social sciences at Papillion-La Vista High School spent last week in the nation's capital, representing Nebraska at the National Cherry Blossom Festival, a cultural exchange program between the U.S. and Japan.

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Related Topix: Papillion, NE, Asian-American, Capitol Hill (Washington, DC)

St. Petersburg Times

For poet Tess Gallagher, creativity grows from collaboration

For many writers, poetry is a solitary craft. But for acclaimed poet Tess Gallagher, creativity is often a matter of collaboration.

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Related Topix: Arts, Poetry, St. Petersburg, FL, Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Cambridgeshire County, England, Ireland, Asian-American

The Globe and Mail

Sulu who? Famous, finally, for being George Takei

When George Takei was first on television being gay was 'not even talked about.'

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Related Topix: Star Trek, Science Fiction TV, Entertainment, George Takei, Gay/Lesbian, Asian-American, Movies

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Patch.com

A Lynching and Stories of Two Wars

April 12, 1782: Loyalists took Patriot Captain Joshua Huddy, held as a prisoner in New York, to Highlands, where they hanged him in retribution for the killing of Loyalist Philip White, killed while allegedly attempting to escape while being transported to Freehold as a prisoner.

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Related Topix: Highlands, NJ, Freehold, NJ, Great Meadows, NJ, Warren County, NJ, Asian-American

CiteULike

The association of genetic polymorphisms in sex hormone biosynthesis...

The association of genetic polymorphisms in sex hormone biosynthesis and action with insulin sensitivity and diabetes mellitus in women at midlife.

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Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin, Metabolic Syndrome, Health, Asian-American, Biology, Science, Fasting

Wed Apr 16, 2014

NJ.com

Foodie vacation destination: Feed your soul at Denver's Domo

Domo isn't just a Japanese restaurant. It's a place where you can immerse yourself in Japanese culture - by visiting a museum that evokes a northern Japanese farmhouse, strolling in a garden studded with Buddha statues, or even taking a martial arts class in the lovingly converted former warehouse where the restaurant compound is located.

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Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Asian-American

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Mises Economics Blog

Did the US Provoke the Axis Powers?

In her latest hit piece on the Mises Institute, WaPo's Jennifer Rubin quotes a David Weigel hit piece on the Mises Institute in which Weigel attacks David Gordon and Ralph Raico for daring to criticize Winston Churchill.

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Writer's Wanderings

Books For The Road - Two by Jamie Ford

Jamie Ford has captured me. His first book, Hotel On The Corner Of Bitter And Sweet was good and I wondered if another book would match the sensitivity and depth of that.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Call For More Japanese Women In International Peace Efforts

A panel of experts on Monday advised Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida for more active participation of women as part of the nation's efforts to boost peace-building contributions in conflict areas.

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Eater

Plywood Report: Bend's Pono Farm Opening Japanese Spot in Hollywood

Bend-based butcher shop Pono Farm & Fine Meats - which operates a stand at the Portland Farmers Market - will soon open a Portland outpost, but it'll be different from its Southern Oregon deli counter.

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Related Topix: Portland, OR, Hollywood (Portland, OR), Life, Food, Dining, Asian-American

Michigan Radio

Graphic novel explores Japanese internment camps in US during WWII

It's quite a long line to draw from a radio studio in Michigan in 2014 to the West Coast during World War II.

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BeautyNewsNYC

Eastern Influence Give Dull, Tired Hair a Boost with Japanese Remedies

Hair fatigue. My hair suffers from it. Too many chemical treatments have left if good for the trash.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

EDGE

Go for the Food: Denver

Domo isn't just a Japanese restaurant. It's a place where you can immerse yourself in Japanese culture - by visiting a museum that evokes a northern Japanese farmhouse, strolling in a garden studded with Buddha statues, or even taking a martial arts class in the lovingly converted former warehouse where the restaurant compound is located.

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Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Asian-American

Northwest Asian Weekly

Supreme Court Justice says internment ruling could happen again

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia told law students at the University of Hawaii last month that the nation's highest court was wrong to uphold the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II, but he wouldn't be surprised if the court issued a similar ruling during a future conflict.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Charlotte Observer

CIA's techniques not acceptable

President Lincoln suspended the writ of habeas corpus during the Civil War. President Franklin Roosevelt interned Japanese Americans following Pearl Harbor.

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The Fresno Bee

Washington High holds honorary graduation ceremony for Japanese internees

Washington Union High School in Easton will give honorary diplomas to 19 second-generation Japanese-Americans who would have graduated from the school if not for their internment during World War II.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Examiner.com

Nancy Pelosi equates Japanese internment to deporting illegals today

House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi says immigration reform is the right thing for congressional Republicans "if they ever want to win a presidential race."

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Asian-American, San Francisco, CA

Automotive News

How Ford's pony car survived a brush with death

The April 13, 1987, issue of AutoWeek magazine featured a shocking cover story that created an outcry among Mustang fans.

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Related Topix: Hatchback, Ford, Ford Probe, Coupe, Ford GT, Ford Mustang GT, Asian-American, Williamsville, NY

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