Americanism and a neighbor enemy


By Daris Howard
Special to The PREVIEW

On Memorial Day 2012, as Fred, now an old man, went with his friend, Akio, to Camp Minidoka and read the words on the memorial there, a lot of memories flooded into his heart. Fred remembered his dismay when his new neighbors moved in. They were different from him, and he didn’t like different. He didn’t view himself as prejudiced, but he was not open to anyone who was not like him.

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