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Japanese-Americans Open Hearts, Wallets For Quake Relief

Japanese-Americans, expats and others in the United States opened their hearts and their wallets this week to the victims of Japan’s earthquake and tsunami, finding touching and sometimes imaginative ways to donate or raise money for the Asian country’s injured and displaced.

03/18/2011

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Japanese-Americans Pitch In For Quake, Tsunami Relief

Japanese-Americans and others are opening their hearts and their wallets this week to the victims of Japan’s earthquake and tsunami.

03/18/2011

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Local Japanese-Americans Seek News Of Quake Back Home

In Los Angeles and other U.S. regions with large Japanese-American and Japanese expatriate populations, those with ties to the Asian country expressed shock at the damage wrought by the 8.9-magnitude quake and fear for the safety of their loved ones there.

03/12/2011

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WWII Japanese-American Draft Resister Dies At 94

A Japanese-American who helped lead draft resistance at a World War II internment camp has died in Southern California.

12/09/2010