Jan 212014
 

Local San Diego born and raised, Japanese Internment survivor Ruth Voorhies tells her experience during World War 2 when her family was placed in the Poston Arizona Japanese Internment camp. The experience was a tragic event that never should have happened and was a violation of American rights. It had been argued in the 1970-80s that the Japanese internment camps were concentration camps. However, we show that the camps were in no way similar to concentration camps and that the unfortunate experience was based on what you make of the situation. There are 3 parts….