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Pioneering civil rights Japanese-American activist Yuri Kochiyama passed yesterday at 93 years old, after an extraordinary life dedicated to social activism. Her activism will continue to inspire us all. Rest in power, Yuri.

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Yuri Kochiyama: Remember that consciousness is power.

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Yuri Kochiyama on her Internment in WWII Japanese American Detention Camp & Malcolm X Assassination

Yuri Kochiyama on her Internment in WWII Japanese American Detention Camp & Malcolm X Assassination

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Yuri Kochiyama (1921- ) is a grassroots civil rights activist who has involved herself in a wide range of issues from international political prisoner rights, nuclear disarmament, and Japanese redress for World War II internment. In the 1940s Yuri Kochiyama and her family were one of the many Japanese Americans to be sent to internment camps following the bombing at Pearl Harbor. Several years later she saw many similarities between how the Japanese had been treated in the camps and how many…

Yuri Kochiyama (1921- ) is a grassroots civil rights activist who has involved herself in a wide range of issues from international political prisoner rights, nuclear disarmament, and Japanese redress for World War II internment. In the 1940s Yuri Kochiyama and her family were one of the many Japanese Americans to be sent to internment camps following the bombing at Pearl Harbor. Several years later she saw many similarities between how the Japanese had been treated in the camps and how many…