John’s Believe It Or Not… February 25th

* 1942 – Beginning of the Japanese Canadian Internment. * 1862 Legal Tender Act passed * 1870 African American congressman sworn in * 2004 The Passion of the Christ opens in the United States * 1873 Enrico Caruso is born

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* 1942 – Beginning of the Japanese Canadian Internment.

Beginning in early 1942, the Canadian government detained and dispossessed the vast majority of people of Japanese descent living in British Columbia. They were interned for the rest of the Second World War, during which time their homes and businesses were sold by the government in order to pay for their detention. Continue reading “John’s Believe It Or Not… February 25th”

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