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California Observes Day Honoring Man Who Defied Japanese Internment

California Saturday marked Fred Korematsu Day of Civil Liberties and the Constitution, remembering the shipyard welder who challenged the constitutionality of the incarceration of Japanese Americans during World War II. “Korematsu’s legacy reminds us that we must continue to strike out against injustice in our daily lives,” Gov. Gavin Newsom wrote in his proclamation declaring […]