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  • 2019
  • 14 mins

“Minidoka” (2019, 14 min.) by Megumi Nishikura. Young Seattle-based activist Joseph Shoji Lachman sees parallels between his own family’s history and the Trump administration’s attempts to ban Muslims, refugees and immigrants.

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Family Histories

Younger generations rediscover the struggle faced by those who came before them in this program of shorts exploring family history. By retracing their journeys, they gain a better appreciation of the power of storytelling.