California Officially Apologizes For World War II Japanese-American InternmentAfter the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor, bringing the U.S. into World War II, President Roosevelt forced more than 120,000 Japanese men, women and children in the U.S. to leave their homes and move into internment camps across the West.
Manzanar Detainee Who Revealed Reason For WW2 Internment DiesAiko Herzig-Yoshinaga, who uncovered proof thousands of Japanese-Americans incarcerated in the United States during World War II were held not for reasons of national security but because of racism, has died.
Best National Monuments Near Orange CountyNational monuments protect areas in the United States in thirsty states. California has the third largest number of monuments, followed by Arizona and New Mexico. Here are the best national monuments near Orange County.