On this edition of Your Call, hear the first conversation from an ongoing series of events exploring the connections between Japanese-American incarceration and modern civil liberties issues.
We talk with activist Grace Shimizu, asylum seeker and immigration advocate Veronica Aguilar, and Norm Ishimoto, whose parents were incarcerated. Reporter Laura Morel discusses her reporting on immigrant children who've been forcibly separated from their parents.
Laura Morel, immigration reporting fellow at Reveal from the Center for Investigative Reporting
Norm Ishimoto, San Francisco resident, son of parents who were held in Japanese internment camps around the country during World War II
Grace Shimizu, director of the Japanese-Peruvian Oral History Project and coordinator of the Campaign for Justice: Redress Now for Japanese Latin Americans
Veronica Aguilar, asylum seeker and immigrant rights advocate
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