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There is a reason I speak with historians fairly regularly on this program; history tends to repeat itself. We must learn from those lessons.
Today, after a look at the latest news, I’ll talk with Daniel James Brown, author of Facing the Mountain: A True Story of Japanese American Heroes in WWII. With the rise of violence against Asian Americans in the Trump/Covid era, it’s more important than ever to learn the history and the stories of people like the four young men featured in this book.
Our bit of comic relief today came from Shirley Serban of New Zealand. This might be the first one of hers that didn’t deal with the pandemic. This one is for the women!
And here’s today’s show, video version