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And Why it Almost Felt Like Going Home I was in LA this past week for orientation sessions for this year’s Japanese American Leadership Delegation. Stayed at the Miyako Inn, which was just down 1st Avenue from the Japanese American National Museum, all of this in Little Tokyo, a historic area in downtown LA which […]

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Or How to Honor the Past and Not Get Burned (Too Much) If you hang out with short people, being a bit taller has its advantages and disadvantages. I’m 5’11”, which in the Japanese American community sets me head-and-shoulders above many, especially those of the Nisei generation of my parents. Fifteen years ago at the […]

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