Unlike COVID-19 restrictions designed to protect public health, the incarceration of Japanese Americans during WWII was based on racism and xenophobia.
Homer Yasui, 95, has a message: "Stand up, do something! Be counted. Help us.”
Some 120,000 people were forced into the camps nearly 80 years ago.
“Given recent national events it is all the more important to learn from the mistakes of the past," a new bill reads.
The actor, who's in the television show "The Terror: Infamy," condemned the Trump administration's family separations along the southern U.S. border.
The set of the new series "The Terror: Infamy" looked remarkably similar to the concentration camps where he had been imprisoned with his family.
The "Star Trek" actor told GQ about how his experience in concentration camps for Japanese Americans during World War II compares to migrant detention today.
Mary Catherine Ford's ancestor Clayton Triggs opened the Manzanar War Relocation Center. She agrees detained migrants are in "concentration camps."
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez drew ire from Trump supporters after she tweeted that the U.S. has established "concentration camps" along the southern border.
The Trump administration announced plans to detain undocumented immigrant children at the site where 700 Japanese Americans were incarcerated during World War II.