Koichi Ito

For Koichi Ito's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

U.S. internees recall ballgame of freedom

National Dec 14, 2014

U.S. internees recall ballgame of freedom

A baseball series played 70 years ago between two U.S. internment camps became a symbol of freedom for a group of Japanese-Americans rounded up during the war. The players, now octogenarians, are among the more than 120,000 Japanese nationals and Japanese-Americans who were forced into ...