U.S. states mark 75th anniversary of internment order for Japanese-Americans

Feb 19, 2017

U.S. states mark 75th anniversary of internment order for Japanese-Americans

States in the American West are marking the 75th anniversary of the signing of Executive Order 9066 by President Franklin Delano Roosevelt that forced 120,000 Japanese immigrants and Japanese-Americans into internment camps. Most were from Oregon, California and Washington state. Adults, including the elderly, ...

Jan 25, 2017

South Carolina courtroom will no longer feature Confederate flag

A Confederate flag and portraits of Confederate generals will not return to a South Carolina courtroom after renovations are completed. York County Clerk of Court David Hamilton said that everyone should feel they are going to be treated fairly when they enter a courtroom ...